Sidney 12U Wins State
July 11, 2018
Gordon was the host site for this year's Cal Ripken State Baseball Tournament over the weekend, and the Sidney team took top honors in the 12 and Under division.
The action started Friday when the Sidney team faced the Sandhills team, and exploded for nine runs in the first inning when the Sandhills pitcher walked the bases loaded to start the game.
Sidney's Justin Ernest pitched two innings of shutout baseball, striking out five and walking two in two innings.
Braxton Heater finished up with one inning of relief as the Sidney team overwhelmed the Sandhills team in a mercy-rule shortened...