Manchester 7 & 8 Year Olds Finish 3rd In State Tournament
The Red & Black got on the board first in the bottom of the first inning scoring 7 runs as they sent 10 batters to the plate. Shelbyville battled back to take a short lived 8 to 7 lead before Manchester added 6 more runs in the 3rd to put the game away. Knox Wimberly was 3 for 3 with 3 runs scored for Manchester.
In the semifinals, they ran into a hot hitting Murfreesboro Storm team that eliminated them by a final score of 18 to 8. With the loss, the 7&8’s finished the tournament with a record of 3 and 2 and finished in 3rd place for the tournament.