06/23/2016 2:11 PM
Chicago Scouts Association Class of 2018 Showcase Games
…The White Sox Elite 16U Fox team enjoyed an opportunity to showcase their skills in front of 50 plus colleges this past weekend. Although ending up 1-3 the team played hard and with great effort. Next up is the ABC Championship’s in Westfield, IN…
Tommy Benson's Effort Not Enough in the White Sox Academy 16U Elite-Fox's 9-4 Loss
Not even a strong hitting and pitching performance from Tommy Benson could carry the 16U Elite-Fox past Downers Grove Longshots (Teal) at Nash Park in Kenosha on Saturday.
Benson racked up two RBIs on a triple for the White Sox 16U.
Downers Grove Longshots couldn't get anything going as long as Benson was on the rubber. Benson held the Longshots hitless over one inning, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out two.
Two runs in the bottom of the fourth helped the 16U Elite-Fox close their deficit to 3-2. A two-run triple by Benson set off the rally.
After pushing across one run in the bottom of the sixth, the Elite 16U Fox faced just a 9-3 deficit. An error sparked the rally.
After pushing across one run in the bottom of the seventh, the White Sox 16U faced just a 9-4 deficit. Benson scored on a sac fly by Nico Sanchez.
Tommy Benson's Effort Not Enough To Carry the White Sox Academy 16U Elite-Fox Past St. Louis Prospects, 4-0
Tommy Benson did his best to change the outcome, but couldn't pilot the White Sox 16U Elite-Fox past St. Louis Prospects at Nash Park in Kenosha on Friday.
Benson shut down St. Louis Prospects while he was on the bump. They managed just two hits off of Benson, who allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out three during his two innings of work.
Benson, Gage Olszak, and Elias Hernandez each had a hit for the Elite 16U-Fox.
The White Sox Academy 16U Elite-Fox take down the Wisconsin Panthers (Black), 9-2
The 16U Elite-Fox scored four runs in the fifth on a wild pitch, a two-run double by Jose Sanchez, and an error.
Joey Allen paced the White Sox 16U at the plate by going 2-3, driving in one and scored two runs. He singled in the second and fourth innings.
The 16U Elite-Fox brought home one run in the second inning, and matched that run total in the seventh. In the second, they scored on an error, scoring Allen.
The game was never in doubt after the fourth, as the White Sox 16U scored three runs on an error and two singles.
Nick Fushi got the start for the 16U Elite-Fox and went five innings giving up two runs on four hits while striking out 4. David Rubin took over in relief for the final two innings giving up only two hits and striking out two.
The White Sox Academy 16U Elite-Fox Let Downers Grove Longshots (Teal) Get Away Late In 9-2 Loss
The 16U Elite-Fox held tough until late on Thursday, but Longshots scored five runs late to take the loss.
David Rubin went a perfect 2-2 at the dish for the White Sox 16U. He doubled in the first inning and singled in the third inning.
The bottom of the first saw the 16U Elite-Fox take an early lead, 1-0. Rubin kicked things off with a double then a single by Zacary Lis moved Rubin from second to third.
One run in the bottom of the third helped the White Sox 16U bring the score within one. An RBI single by Rubin sparked the rally.