Demopolis Youth Baseball 8U champion crowned, all-stars announcedBy Matt Cole Published 9:51pm Monday, May 19, 2014
The Demopolis Youth Baseball League crowned an 8U champion Monday night.
The Naheola Credit Union Dodgers defeated the F&F Reds in the second game of a double header to claim the league championship.
The members of the Dodgers are: Cameron Bell, Jacob Davis, Logan Martin, Chris Bailey, Nate Sharpe, Bradley Franklin, Thomas Bedsole, John David Bedsole, Theo Gibson and Brad Pruitt. The team’s head coach is CJ Davis.
The Dodgers finished the regular season with an 8-1 record and went 3-1 in the playoffs with their only loss coming to the Reds in the first game of Monday’s double header.
Following Monday’s games, the league also announced the 8U All-Star team. The members of the 8U All-Stars are: Jackson Beem, Ethan Anderson, Jacob Davis, Logan Mayton, Chris Bailey, Cole Trotter, Jackson George, Stephen Barkley, Trey Pritchett, Reed Schumacher, Michael Daniels and Cameron Bell.
Demopolis Youth Baseball League’s 10U and 12U championship series were both extended to Tuesday night after the teams from the loser’s bracket were able to win Monday.
In the 12U league, the Vowell’s Rangers defeated the Malone’s Cardinals 14-9 to force an “if” game at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.
In the 10U league, the Batter Up Brewers defeated the Collins Communications Cubs 19-16 to force the “if” game. It will also be played at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.