Red 8 and under team headed to World Series
The Golden Triangle Red 8 and under baseball team won the Texas State Championship Tournament Sunday.
The Red Team defeated the Texas Extreme at Big League Dreams in Webster 9 – 1 in the championship game. They were seeded #1 after defeating the Baytown Bombers 15 – 1 and the San Antonio Tar Heels 14 – 0 on Saturday. These games led up to the Sunday game against the Express which produced a 12 – 2 win placing them in the finals.
This extraordinary team of young men will advance to the World Series in Sulphur, La. on July 5 to compete with teams from all over the United States.
From L to R: manager, Juan Gonzales and assistant coaches, Mario Castillo, Adrienne Rojas and Clifford Gonzales.
The players are:(2nd row) Jacob Goodman, Trevor Kimbell, Mason Gonzales, Johnny Armstrong, Drew Walker, Drake Rojas, Angel Castillo and Nathan Diaz. (Front Row) Landen New, Colby Gonzales and Cameron Yadon.