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Americus Travelers Baseball Club
2015 12 and Under - Coaching Staff


Nik Bentley
Jake McCook
Ryan Johnson

Americus Travelers Baseball Club
2015 12 and Under Spring/Summer Schedule
DATE  TOURNAMENT  LOCATION  AFFILIATION 
       
March 21-22, 2015  NIT March Madness
March 21 @ 5:00 PM - Gray Wolves (Field 3)
March 21 @ 7:00 PM - Chain Tigers (Field 3)
March 22 @ 9:00 AM - Gray Wolves (Field 3)
Forsyth, Georgia    USSSA
April 11-12, 2015  NIT Diamond Classic
April 11 @ 12:00 PM - Braves (Field 4)
April 11 @ 4:00 PM - Elite Aces (Field 4)
April 12 @ 11:00 AM - Bullpen Braves (Field 4)
Forsyth, Georgia    USSSA
May 23, 2015  Champs Wear The Rings
12:30 PM - Game On Wilson (Field 8)
2:15 PM - Troup County Beast (Field 8)
George Harris Sports Complex
LaGrange, Georgia
 
 USSSA
June 6, 2015  The Gizmo
10:45 AM - Georgia Lightning
2:45 PM - Diamond Hawks
Legends
Milledgeville, Georgia    Cam Sports


Americus Travelers Baseball Club
2015 12 and Under - Spring/Summer Season Log
Season: Won 3 - Lost 6 - Tied 1


March 21, 2015 - Grey Wolves

The Travelers 12U began their season with an 11-8 win over the Grey Wolves. Both teams combined for 11 hits, including four extra base. Nathan Duke went 1-for-1 at the plate, with a hit in the fourth. Americus took an early 1-0 lead in their second. They never trailed after plating nine in the third on a deuce-run double by Landon Moore, a solo dinger from Buddy Wester, and a pair of hits.

March 21, 2015 - Chain

The 12U Travelers lost to the Chain, 10-8, in five innings. Americus would plate three in their initial at-batter, scoring on a run-batted-in hit by Owen Exley and a run-batted-in hit by Buddy Wester. The team would score once in the third, once in the fourth; the former, the score came via run-batted-in single by Tyler Cheek that plated Exley. John Lightner reached base three times, scoring a pair of runs and contributing two runs-batted-in; he also had a homerun in the fifth.

April 12, 2015 - Bullpen Braves

The Travelers lost to the Bullpen Braves, 11-6, in six innings. Americus took an early 1-0 lead in the first with a single from John Lightner. A passed ball then moved him from first to second. The team later plated four in their fifth, scoring via an error, a run-batted-in hit by Luke Renfroe, and a deuce-scoring hit by Lightner. Lightner contributed three scores-batted-in on a pair of hits, singling in the initial at-batter and the fifth.

April 12, 2015 - Elite Aces

The Travelers 12U defeated the Elite Aces, 9-8.

April 12, 2015 - Braves

The Travelers 12U ended up in a tie with the Braves, 4-4.

May 23, 2015 - Game On Wilson

The Travelers 12U defeated Game On Wilson, 11-3.

May 23, 2015 - Troup County Beast

The Travelers 12U lost to Troup County Beast, 10-9.

June 6, 2015 - Georgia Lightning

The Travelers 12U lost to Georgia Lightning, 3-2. Americus would lead until their fourth, having jumped to a 2-0 lead in their initial at-batter. Tyler Cheek's hit started things up. Later, a score came about thanks to a run-batted-in hit by Cheek.

June 6, 2015 - Diamond Hawks

The Travelers 12U lost to the Diamond Hawks, 13-3.

June 6, 2015 - Legends

The Travelers 12U lost to the Legends, 8-5.

12U Fall Games - October 2015

October 17, 2015 - Southern Guns

The Travelers 12U lost to the Southern Guns, 8-0.

October 17, 2015 - Game On Red

The Americus Travelers 12U lost to Game On Red, 12-3. Owen Exley posted a pair of scores-batted-in on a hit, doubling in the initial at-batter. The Orange and Navy took an early 3-0 in the first. Luke Renfroe started the rally for the Travelers 12U with a hit. A stolen base moved Renfroe from second to third. Exley doubled, which plated Renfroe and Nathan Duke. Another Travelers score came about when Exley scored on a run-batted-in hit by Buddy Wester.

October 17, 2015 - Team Elite South

The Travelers 12U lost to Team Elite South, 12-6. Luke Renfroe would have two hits in the contest - singles in the initial at-batter and second frame. The Orange and Navy took a 2-0 lead in their first. Renfroe's hit started things off, and a stolen base moved him from to second. Connor R. singled, plating Renfroe. Renfroe reached home again later via a wild pitch. The Travelers would score one run in their fifth.

Americus Travelers Baseball Club
2015 12 and Under - Team Roster
NUMBER  NAME  POSITION  SCHOOL 
       
 James Griffin     
 Owen Exley     
 Landon Moore     
10   Luke Renfroe     
12   Athon Hines     
15   Tyler Cheek     
21   Buddy Wester     
22   Nathan Duke     
23   Kevin Richmond     
30   Tucker Welch     
33   John Lightner