Bullets sweep all four games at the Aloha Senior Federal Invitational Event! Three of the four games ended early by the ten run mercy rule. Most of the Bullets pitching staff put in some innings during the weekend contributing to the outcome. Tucker Parker #11 pitched a shutout 11 to 0, five inning game in the championship aided by phenominal field support! Short stop Jarred Bentley made some heart stopping plays usually only seen on TV! Long outs were all in a days work for center fielder Tyler Blackwell! Great at bats by the entire lineup! All around incredible baseball by the Bullets, who for sure sent rumors flying around the Senior Federal community!
Camas Lightning win Milwaukie Junior American Tournament May 5th and 6th!
The Camas Thunder won the Putnam Junior National Tournament held May 19-20, 2012. The team swept all four games, outscoring their opponents 55-18. The Camas hitters showed great patience at the plate, amassing 20 walks, 49 hits, 15 extra base hits, with only 7 strikeouts. Jakob Amundson and Isaac Hoidal each had a triple and home run.
A majority of the Thunder's pitching staff put in innings to contribute to the effort, with Cameron Hunt and Gavin Holley each pitching three scoreless innings.
The highlight of the tournament was the tough fought championship game against Barlow. A pitching trio of Isaac Hoidal, Cameron Hunt, and Alec Van Pelt held Barlow batters to 4 hits, while collecting 7 strikeouts and giving up only 1 walk. . Camas was down 3-1 and came back to tie the game in the bottom the 4th thanks to clutch hitting. The Thunder then took the game after Jakob Amundson scored the winning run in the bottom of the 6th on a wild pitch.
All an all a fantastic team effort, and a tournament win for the Camas Thunder!
LiL' Hammer Take Reedville Midget American May 19th and 20th!