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NEB Advances to Playoffs of WWBA Underclass Championships. Finishes in Top 54 out of 216 Teams

By NEB, 10/15/14, 7:30PM EDT


North East Baseball competed in the WWBA Underclass Championships in Fort Myers, FL over Columbus Day Weekend and advanced to the playoff round of the highly recruited event.

Placed in Pool EE NEB came out on Friday and beat the USA Elite Scout Team 10-0 and Suncoast Select 7-0. After falling to the Houston Banditos, they were still able to advance to the playoff round due to tie breakers. In the playoff round they were matched up with Gallagher Team Mizuno out of New Jersey and fell 3-2. Most importantly kids were able to showcase their skills in front of many college coaches through out the weekend.

NEB also had 6 players placed on the All Tournament team they were: Chris Lanzilli, Matt Trehub, Steve Salisbury, Kevin Doody, Jared Wetherbee and Ryan O'Donnell.