Marietta, GA -
On Sunday May 25, the 8U division champion was crowned in the 2014 Leo Mazzone / 6-4-3 Rockin' Memorial Day Tournament in Marietta, Georgia. Congratulations to the 6-4-3 DP Cougars (8U) squad for claiming the 2014 championship title at the 8U age group.
To win the tournament, the Cougars went 3-1 in pool play to advance to the elimination round. The Cougars defeated the NBS Cyclones (score 6-3), the Sandy Plains Wildcats (score 19-4), and the South Forsyth Giants (score 12-2) in pool play. The Cougars also dropped a pool play game to the talented Hobgood Fury team by the score of 2-19.
In the semi-final game of the elimination bracket, the Cougars again faced the NBS Cyclones and claimed victory by the final score of 12-2 to advance to the championship game. In the championship, the Cougars matched up against the Hobgood Fury squad that beat them earlier in the tournament and day. The Fury, like the Cougars, went 3-1 in pool play and won their semi-final game (vs. the Sandy Plains Wildcats by a 12-11 final score). In the championship, the Cougars stayed hot and prevailed against the Fury with a final championship score of 13-4. Congratulations to both teams for an outstanding weekend of baseball.
Pictured above: 6-4-3 DP Cougars and Hobgood Fury players sport their hardware
For the third year in a row, the Leo Mazzone / 6-4-3 Rockin' Memorial Day Tournament proved to be a great event for competitive teams and fans alike. 6-4-3 DP Baseball thanks the participating teams for a great weekend of summer baseball action at Aviation Sports Complex. As done each year, a portion of tournament proceeds will be donated to support Leo & Rebecca Mazzone's favorite charity - Companion Animal Connection, a non-profit, no kill dog and cat rescue. The goal of Companion Animal Connection is to place abused and neglected animals with loving Forever Families.