The 18U Athletics won the Dusty Diamonds Classic this weekend for the fourth consecutive summer.
The A’s beat CBF Kids 5-3 in the semifinals. Zak Witzberger had two hits, including a double, and two RBIs, and Clay Nicks added two hits and an RBI.
Rob Engle struck out five and allowed two runs in four innings, and Trevor Mye struck out two in three innings of relief.
Austin Middlemus then struck out seven in a complete-game victory, 7-1 against Force Ohio, in the final. He allowed four hits.
Engle hit a three-run triple in the sixth inning to finish the scoring. Zach Dickson had a triple and an RBI, and Witzberger added a double and an RBI.