In Wolverine, Michigan, the Soo Night Hawks of Sault Ste Marie, Ontario competed in the Wolverine Baseball Invitational 2016 tournament on Saturday May 21 st taking home the runner up placement.
In the Opener the Night Hawks beat Atlanta, Michigan Varsity 4 – 0. In the Championship the Night Hawks lost a hotly contested contest to Onaway, Michigan Varsity 9 – 5.
In the opening game versus Atlanta, Michigan Varsity team Dylan Sewell picked up the victory with a complete game 3 hit shutout; Sewell allowed 2 walks while striking out eight. Offensively the team was led by Tyler Sayers with a 2 double, two runs batted in performance. Also picking up hits in the contest were Noah Belec with two, Braedon Whalen and Noah Pearce with a hit a piece.
In the championship game, Brennan Mitchell was solid in relief going five innings allowing two hits, one run, walking two, and picking up seven strikeouts. Offensively the team was led by Braedon Whalen with two hits and two runs batted in. Also picking up hits in the loss were Brennan Mitchell, Tyler Sayers, and Dylan Sewell.
With the 1 and 1 record this week the Night Hawks season record now stands at 9 and 2.
Source: Soo Night Hawks