Suns make strong showing playing up in 10u division
January 13, 2014
The Central Florida Suns, a 9 and under team, made a strong debut playing up in the 10 and under division in the Nations Winter State Championship. The team went 2-0 on day one of the tournament, defeating the Merritt Island Rockets 13-1 and the Central Florida Woodrats 14-8. The 2 wins in pool play secured the Suns the #1 overall seed going into bracket play. In game 1 of Sunday's bracket play, the Suns deafeated a tough Winter Haven Wildcats 5-2 to advance to the semfinal.
The Suns faced off against the BPA Young Guns in the semifinal game. The game was a tough battle with the Young Guns squeaking out a 5-4 victory against the younger Suns team. The Suns had a chance to win the game, but left the tieing and winning runs on 2nd and 3rd in the bottom of the sixth.
Next up for the Central Florida Suns is the Nations "Looney Tunes Battle of the Bats" on January 25-26th
Game 1: Suns 13 - Rockets 1
Game 2: Suns 14 - Woodrats 8
Game 3: Suns 5 - Wildcats 2
Game 4: Suns 4 - Young Guns 5