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Oklahoma Athletics – Childers, Dallas Tigers Hernandez take 16U/18U Gold Trophies

AthleticsWEBRound Rock, Texas – June 23, 2013 – In a rematch that saw back-to-back home runs from MC Elite Gold and a solo-shot by the Oklahoma Athletics – Childers in the same inning, the 16U gold bracket champion was decided by just one run.

After a valiant comeback in the bottom of the seventh by MC Elite Gold, the Oklahoma Athletics (pictured right) got the final out, sealing the 7-6 victory and earning the trophy as the NFCA Round Rock Top Recruit Tournament 16U Gold Champions.

 The Athletics defeated the TX Bombers STX 8-7, Saturday night to advance to the Sunday championship game. MC Elite Gold took down the Oklahoma Twisters 16U, 2-1, to reach the championship.

This was the second matchup of MC Elite Gold and the Oklahoma Athletics – Childers as the two teams faced off in pool AA before bracket play began. In that contest MC Elite Gold got the better of the Oklahoma Athletics – Childers also by a score of 7-6.

 TigersWEBIn the 18U gold bracket, the Dallas Tigers 18U Gold – Hernandez (pictured, orange) defeated the Oklahoma Athletics 18U in a close matchup, 6-5, to earn the gold bracket championship honors.

The Tigers defeated the LA Maniax, 2-1, Saturday night to reach the championship game, while the Athletics defeated South Texas Kaos 8-0 to advance and face the Tigers.

Other winners on the day included:

16U Gold Bracket

Championship Game – Oklahoma Athletics – Childers 7, MC Elite Gold 6

Consolation Games - Oklahoma Attack 7, Texas Freeze Whittington 6; Texas Blaze Bonola 8, Texas Blaze Red 6

16U Silver Bracket

Championship – Texas Pride Sattler 11, Tri-County X-Plosion 7

Consolation Games  - Texas Stix – Escamilla 6, Out of Control 2; Alliance 16U 12, MLAB Lightning 5

18U Gold Bracket

Championship Game – Dallas Tigers – Hernandez 6, Oklahoma Athletics Gold 5

Consolation Games – Texas Blaze 18U 7, Texas Stix Silver 0; TX Misfits 7, Texas Blaze Gold – Slimp 0

18U Silver Bracket

Championship – Team TFS Texas 3, Groove 18U 2

Consolation Games – Texas Force – Shahan 7, Texas RBI Elite 2; North Texas Zoom 10, RGV Thunder Gold 3

18U Bronze Bracket


Championship – Texas Challengers Gold 7, Texas Terror 18U 2

Consolation Games – Oklahoma Machine Gold 15, Texas Reign 3; Texas Attitude 8, Texas Crossfire 7

18U Copper Bracket

Championship – Texas Nitro (pictured) 8, Texas Impact 3

Consolation Game – Texas Lightning Gold 3, Starz Gold 2


Final scores of all games throughout the NFCA Round Rock Top Recruit Tournament can be found here.