SH Senior American team on to state after taking 2nd in league
July 18, 2018
Sweet Home's Senior American team placed second in the championship tournament and will play in the state tournament later this week.
Sweet Home opened Saturday morning with an 8-2 loss to Philomath, which took advantage of inconsistent pitching to score five runs in the seventh inning.
Sweet Home came back in the afternoon with a 9-7 win over South Albany, then scored nine runs in the first inning Sunday morning to run away to a 14-7 win in a rematch with Philomath.
"That was the highlight, those nine runs," Coach Tim Holly said. "Everybody hit the ball."
Sweet Home then lost 6-3 to un...