Tuesday Night MYBL Post Season Tournament Recap

The Updated Manchester Youth Baseball League Tournament bracket. Updated thru games of June 16

The Updated Manchester Youth Baseball League Tournament bracket. Updated thru games of June 16

Win and advance is the focus this week in the Manchester Youth Baseball League postseason tournament. On Tuesday night in the 12U(Major League) division semifinals. Al White Ford/Lincoln and People’s Bank punched their ticket for Friday’s finals. Al White scored 4 runs with 2 outs in the bottom of the last inning to knock off last season’s champion Coffee County Bank by a final score of 8 to 7.  Kyle Farless had an RBI single to drive in Jacob Sherrill with the winning run for Al White. Farless and Brayden Rigsby each had 2 hits for Al White. Coffee County Bank was led by Garrett Davis who had a home run and a double.

Bailey Hill, catcher for People's Bank, tags out the sliding Devon Taylor(obscured by dust) of Powers Storage at the plate in the first inning of action in the 12U Division of the MYBL Post Season Tournament on Tuesday night

Bailey Hill, catcher for People’s Bank, tags out the sliding Devon Taylor(obscured by dust) of Powers Storage at the plate in the first inning of action in the 12U Division of the MYBL Post Season Tournament on Tuesday night

In the other semifinal, Peoples Bank banked jumped out to a 4 to 2 lead after 1 inning and never trailed as they beat Powers 11 to 3. Braden Brown was 3 for 4 with 2 RBI for Peoples while Alton Howard had a home run for Powers.

In the 6U(T-Ball) division semifinals, Dr. Jay’s had to come from behind to beat Gilley Farms 22 to 20. Oak Restaurant won a 32 to 22 slugfest over Cook Chiropractic Hullett’s Service batted around 3 times to tame the Lion’s Club 21 to 12 and 1st Vision Bank broke open a close game in the third to stop Sonic 26 to 15.

Cole Shedd of Dr. Jay's slides safely into home on Tuesday night in the 6U Division of the MYBL Post Season Tournament.

Cole Shedd of Dr. Jay’s slides safely into home on Tuesday night in the 6U Division of the MYBL Post Season Tournament.

MYBL will take off Wednesday night before hosting the semifinals of the 6U(T-Ball) and 8U(Coach Pitch) division semifinals on Thursday. Thursday’s schedule is as follows:
5:00 PM – 6U – 1st Vision Bank vs. Dr. Jay’s – T-Ball Field
5:00 PM – 6U – Hullett’s Service Center vs. Oak Restaurant – American Field
7:00 PM – 8U – Hullett’s vs. Hillsboro Masonic Lodge – T-Ball Field
7:00 PM – 8U – Interstate Auto vs. Coffee County Mini Storage – American Field