The Shield 18U impresses at Beast of East Tournament

By  | 

PARKERSBURG, W. Va. (WTAP)- It was a good weekend for The Shield 18 and under baseball team.

The team played its way into the Beast of the East championship playoff on Sunday, going 5-1 over the tournament to get to that point.

The Shield racked up a tournament high 59 runs in six games to earn a spot in the playoff.

The team fell to the Dayton Classics 3-1 in the semi-final, but The Shield finished third out of 35 teams.

The squad ended the weekend with a .395 batting average and 2.30 ERA.

Above all else, several of these athletes that may know from around the Mid-Ohio Valley will continue their baseball careers on the collegiate level.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station. powered by Disqus