Troy 6U team heading to championship

Published 8:32 pm Sunday, July 7, 2019

The Troy 6U team will have an opportunity to win their second-straight state championship on Monday morning.

They knocked off Ashford 16-4 on Sunday afternoon.

After scoring just three runs in the first two innings, the defense paved the way for the win.

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“Defense kept us in the game early,” said head coach Scott Ross. “I thought it was one of our better games. Ashford was a good team, but we played really well.”

The win sends Troy into the championship that starts at 10:00 a.m.

“We aren’t taking anything for granted and hopefully we will play our best game tomorrow,” Ross Said.

Ross hopes the community will come out and watch his team play for a championship.

“Hopefully the community can come support these boys tomorrow,” Ross said. “They have worked hard this summer and deserve this opportunity.