And we are back! After a little break, Sports at the Beach was back in action this weekend with the 2014 Grand Slam Extravaganza. The rain on Friday led to a bit of mud Saturday morning, but if you don’t get dirty are you even playing ball?
The 2014 Grand Slam Extravaganza opened on Saturday morning with 62 teams across five age brackets ready to play ball. Every team fought hard and battled over the course of 125 games to win the title. Once it was all over, five teams stood victorious as tournament champions.
In the 9U division, eight teams battled for the top. In the end, it came down to the SJ Elite and the Mid-Atlantic Shockers going head-to-head. After it was all over, the SJ Elite came out on top and are the 2014 Grand Slam Extravaganza 9U tournament champions. A round of applause for the Shockers as they played great ball & are tournament runner-up. All eight teams worked hard this weekend and all deserve congratulations.
In the 11U bracket, twelve teams stepped up to the plate. The final game saw the DE Rockets facing off against Man Up. Both teams battled it out and in the end, Man Up were victorious. A round of applause as Man Up are the 2014 Grand Slam Extravaganza 10U tournament champions. The DE Rockets went home with the honor of tournament runner-up and congratulations to them. Each of the twelve teams showed up ready to play and deserve kudos.
In the 12U division, seventeen teams came to fight for the top spot. The final game came down to Man Up and the DE Vipers. In the end, the Vipers went for it and were the winners. Congratulations to the Vipers as they are the 2014 Grand Slam Extravaganza 12U tournament champions And applause for Man Up as they are the tournament runner-up. All seventeen teams deserve congratulations for their hard work this weekend.
In the 13U bracket, sixteen teams were ready to play. Battling for the gold were the Mid Shore Bucks and the NV Bandits. Once it was all said & done, the Mid Shore Bucks were victorious. A round of applause for the Bucks as they are the 2014 Grand Slam Extravaganza 13U tournament champions. The Bandits played great ball and also deserve congratulations. Each of the sixteen teams did an amazing job and deserve a round of applause.
In the 14U division, nine teams stepped up to the plate. The final game had Elite Baseball battling head-to-head against Team Dugout for the trophy. After the dust had settled, Team Dugout were the winners. Congratulations to Team Dugout as they are the 2014 Grand Slam Extravaganza 14U tournament champions. Elite Baseball played hard and also deserve a round of applause. All of teams in the bracket battled and played great ball.
The 2014 Grand Slam Extravaganza is over & complete! A great weekend of baseball was had by all. Congratulations to all the teams that came out and joined us for the weekend. Thank you to all the families and spectators that came out to cheer on the teams as they played.
See ya next week with the wrap up for our 2014 Buffalo Wild Wings Wheelhouse Blast. Sounds delicious!