NYO 8U Toros competed in the 5thAnnual Cherokee Open at Mauldin Park June 7th-10th. In the first tournament game they defeated Hobgood Heat 16-7 started by a double on a 1-0 count from Ryan Woods in the first inning and putting up 5 in the second led by doubles from Braden Bailey & Ryan Woods, a single by Brody Fernandez and a sac fly by Carter Rutkowski. In the second game they defeated Sandy Springs Storm 14-6 started with a single from Brody Fernandez on the first pitch and continued with singles by Ryan Dunham, Ryan Woods and Anthony Agah.
The Toros were runners-up in the Championship Game against the Canton Stingers. NYO Toros got an early start with 2 off a triple by Anthony Agah and had 10 hits in the game with multiple hits from Hill Hudson, Anthony Agah, Brayden Bailey and Kyle Shannon. The final score was 6-14 in favor of The Stingers. Good job Toros, we’ll get them next time!!