EAST BEND — Yadkin County Baseball held its post-season tournament over the past few weeks at Fall Creek Elementary School. Teams put on a show for their perspective fans, and at the end of the tournament, the champion and runner-up teams were awarded.
The Tee-Ball championship team was the Fall Creek Cougars, and the runner-up team was Forbush.
For the Rookies, the Forbush Braves took home the championship, while West Yadkin was awarded the second-place finish.
In the minors division, Jonesville won the championship, while Forbush came in second.
The majors division capped off the season with Yadkinville winning the championship and Jonesville placing second.
The Fall Creek Cougars tee-ball team won the post-season championship. Players for the Cougars include Braylen Clinard, Colten Bean, Hunter Bolin, Tanner Bolin, Chase Branon, Eli Dolinger, Beckham Forrest, Elijah Smoot, Bryson Wall and Jaxson Williams. Coaches for Fall Creek are Eric Wall, Andrea Wall and Darrell Hobson.
The Forbush Braves tee-ball team placed second in the post-season tournament. Players for the Braves include Daxson Hutchens, Braxton Norman, Hayden Reavis, Austin Reavis, Ty Reavis, Nolan Tomko, Camden Matthews, Kinley Wagoner, Jayden Spaugh and Michael McGee. Coaches for the Braves are Michael Hutchens and Rick Tomko.
Players for the West Yadkin Cubs include Collin Crater, Kaleb Dowell, Gage Gibson, Colt Hemrick, Cameron Howell, Nicholas Ireland, Tristan Jenkins, Easton Pardue, Braxton Snow and Emmanuel Vazquez. Coaches for the Cubs are Kevin Ireland, Buddy Jenkins and Joel Ireland.
Players for the Forbush Braves include Tucker Abel, Luca Casertan, Kellen Couc, Kenley Duart, Liam Dun, Magnus Eas, Zachary Foster, Nolan Henderso, Connor Mullin, Ethan Roel, Case Taylor and Asher Zachary. Coaches for the Braves are Jarrett Mullins, Justin Dunn and Jason Roels.
The Jonesville Blue Jays majors placed second in the tournament. Players include Gustavo Alvarado, Mason Anthony, Johnaton Argueta, Ja’Don Bailey, Ronald Gray, Esteban Guzman, Bryson Phillips, Jacob Simpson, Jarius Simpson, Jesse Walker, Preston Williams, Ethan Wood and Chace Wood. The Blue Jays are coached by Bradley Anthony, Austin Somers and Tony Anthony.
The Yadkinville Hornets won the post-season majors championship. Players include Victor Amaro, John Wesley Buelin, Kaden Christian, Mason Christian, Kanan Davis, Coy James, Craig McBride, Gavin Maines, Garrett Pack, Trey Speaks and Jose Velasquez. The Hornets are coached by Keith Pack, Matt James and Brian Maines.
The Jonesville Blue Jays won the minors championship last week. Players include Jeremy Beers, Jaxson Benge, Jymir Billips, M’Siah Billips, Savian Billips, Josiah Bishop, Gavin Brooks, Kaghen Bryant, Blake France, Cole Freed, Braeden Harris, Landrey Mathis, Aron Parks, Jacob Palsrok, James Pickett and Gibson Vestal. The Blue Jays are coached by Jason Freed, Jonathan Pickett and Scott Bishop.
Forbush Braves minors placed second in the post-season tournament. Players include Eli Bridges, Giovanni Casertano, Isaac Henderson, Steven Holcomb, Connor Long, Malin Martin, Christian Sapp, Shawn Semons, Konner Sizemore, Jackson Swaim and Spencer Williard. The Braves are coached by Kevin Sizemore, Kelly Swaim, Jason Casertano and Marty Long.