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Southeast Regional, Greenville, NC
Update July 30 - ASBR 15YO All-Stars team is the Babe Ruth SE Regional Runner Up!
Arlington trounced Emporia for the second time in this tournament, eliminating the other remaining Virginia team and advancing to the championship title game where they unfortunately lost to the host team, Greenville, NC. They had a great tournament with many clutch plays and great pitching!
Update July 29
Another great win today against Sarasota, FL advances Arlington to the playoff round as the #1 seed!
Update July 28
After a weird and wacky state tournament, Virginia advanced the top three teams to the SE Regional in Greenville, NC. Heading into the fourth and final game of pool play tomorrow, Arlington is tied with three other teams with 2 wins and a loss, having beaten the other Virginia teams, one by mercy and the other by walk off. Four teams will advance from pool play to the playoff bracket on Sunday.
More about the 15s All-Stars Trail...
ASBR 15U All-Stars notched their first win, 13-0 against Springfield, in their district tournament. Watch for more updates.
Update July 7
Another win for Arlington sealed the championship! Next stop--the State Tournament in Williamsburg, VA beginning next Thursday.
Update July 13 - State Tournament
The 15U Arlington All-Stars drew the short straw and had to play an extra game today to begin their state tournament. Fortunately, they won it! They beat the host team, Williamsburg, this morning 6-2, and returned in the evening to beat Northern Fairfax County 14-4. That game was an especially sweet rematch since NFC was the team that eliminated Arlington in the state competition last year.
Update July 14 - State Tournament
Another fantastic win for Arlington against a very athletic team from Greensville County. It was a nail-biter! The lead changed several times, with Arlington surging ahead 6-3 in the fifth inning. Patrick Mellett with the save!
Update July 15 - State Tournament
After a storm that suspended the game, Arlington staged a comeback but fell short and lost to Lakeside. This was their first loss in this double-elimination tournament. All games were postponed due to weather until next weekend. Arlington already qualified to advance to the 13-15YO World Series in Greenville, NC beginning July 25.
Update July 22 - State Tournament
Unexpectedly, Williamsburg postponed the conclusion of the state tournament for a week. Arlington returned, but lost in the semi-final game. All semi-final teams will advance to the Southeast Regional.