Salem 13u Takes Clay County SlugfestThe Salem Boys 13U Travel Team won their second tournament
of the young season, the Clay County Slugfest, beating Clay County in
the championship game on Sunday by a score of 10-5. Max Phillips got the win
with Trent Geiler picking up the save. Salem beat Jasper County in Saturdays
game 16-0 and Flora 11-2, outscoring their opponents 37-7 over three games.
The Wildcats took the tourney name Slugfest literally, Max
Phillips and Matt Davis each hit 3 run homers in the championship, while
Dylan Owens put up a two run shot. Trevor Banning added two hits, Trent
Geiler and Nate Roth each added hits along with Steven Felgenhaur, Justin
Schutte, Brett Whitney, and Jack Boeker, rounding out the hit parade.
Matt Davis also hit two home runs in Saturday’s game in the
Slugfest tourney, and Max Phillips was 6-6 in the tourney while reaching base
in all 11 plate appearances.
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