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Youth Roundup: Morris Tomahawks second at Challenger Classic

The Morris Tomahawks 11-under travel team took second place at the Charger Challenge in Oak Park in recent days. The locals went 2-1 in pool play and then 3-1 in elimination play.

Tomahawks 9,

Troy 3

Jacob Allgeyer was the winning pitcher while Cole Laurie was 4-for-4 with three runs scored at the plate. Payton Cummings had three hits and Izzac Avalos two.

Chargers 3,

Tomahawks 2

Laurie was the losing pitcher in relief of Andrew Hipes. Hipes and Zach Reddinger had two hits each on offense.

Tomahawks 8,

Lemont 3

Evan Briones was the winning pitcher in relief of Allgeyer. At the plate, Briones was 4-for-4 with two RBI and both Allgeyer and Laurie also had two hits.

Tomahawks 8,

Palos 4

Jacob Janovyak was the winning pitcher with relief help from Nate Jepsen. At the plate, Cummings was 3-for-3 with two RBI and both Nate Jepsen and Laurie had two hits each.

Tomahawks 7,

Plainfield 6, 8 innings

Cummings was the winning pitcher in relief of Briones. At the plate, Cummings had two hits and two RBI and Logan Deceatis had a hit and two RBI, including the game-winner in the eighth.

Tomahawks 14,

Team Demarini 7

Cole Laurie was the winning pitcher in relief of Andrew Hipes and Janovyak. At the plate, Cummings was 4-for-5 with two RBI and Deceatis was 4-for-5 with three RBI. Janovyak had two hits.

Wheatland 7,

Tomahawks 3

Laurie had two hits and Deceatis two RBI in the loss. Cummings also had a hit and an RBI.

Briones was the losing pitcher in relief of Allgeyer.

Morris Pinto League

ReMax Top Properties 18

Fraternal Order of Eagles 6

Payton Sterritt, Anthony Xydakis, Will Knapp, and Ashton Yard all batted 4-for-4, leading the ReMax Warriors.

Christian Delegado, Drew Brady, and Will Knapp led the charge on the defensive side. 

For the Eagles, Shane Potter and Dylan Skubic both batted 3-for-3, with Potter launching a solo home run. Mikane Didier and Mark Kiger stood out on the defensive side for the Eagles.

Remax Top Properties 30,

All Purpose Plumbing 6

Anthony Xydakis, Will Knapp, Ashton Yard, Chris Harris, Gaving Quevedo, Drew Danek, Jack Wheeler, and Payton Sterritt went 5 for 5 to lead Remax Top Properties past All Purpose Plumbing 30-6.  Will Knapp had a 3 run HR.  Jake Volk went 3 for 4 and Carter Laudeman went 3 for 3 for All Purpose Plumbing.  Defensively Anthony Xydakis and Ashton Yard played lights out for Remax Top Properties, while Kade Maddox and Austin Lewis lead the way for All Purpose Plumbing.

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