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Astros, the 2014 Lewis County Baseball Association Mustang Division Champions are pictured, row 1 left to right: Xavier Cossitt, Alisa Linger, Braydon Parker, Ethan Smith, Drew Moodispaw; row 2: Allen Williams, Levi Murphy, Owen Hunt, Drew Bailey, Will Hunt, Grant Mealey and row 3: Manager Bill Hunt and Coach Rick Bailey

 

Astros Win 2nd Straight Mustang Title

Astros, the 2014 Lewis County Baseball Association Mustang Division Champions are pictured, row 1 left to right: Xavier Cossitt, Alisa Linger, Braydon Parker, Ethan Smith, Drew Moodispaw; row 2: Allen Williams, Levi Murphy, Owen Hunt, Drew Bailey, Will Hunt, Grant Mealey and row 3: Manager Bill Hunt and Coach Rick Bailey

The Astros completed a successful 2014 Mustang season when they swept three games in the Mustang Tournament to claim their second league crown in as many years. The Astros were also the regular season Mustang Division champions and also won the Lewis Baseball Association Classic Tournament held earlier this year.
The Astros started their march to the title with an opening round win over the Pirates 10-3. Drew Bailey was the winning pitcher for the  Astros while Tyler Heater was the losing pitcher for the Pirates. Owen Hunt had 2 hits to lead the Astros while Wade Atkins had 1 hit for the Pirates.
The Astros continued their quest for the league crown when they met the Braves on June 22. The Astros earned their trip to the title game with a 8-2 win over the Braves. Will Hunt picked the mound win for the Astros while Ethan Haught suffered the mound loss for the Braves.
Will Hunt and Drew Bailey paced the Astros with 2 hits each while Trenton Bush and Garrett Bailey had 1 hit each for the Braves.
The Astros and Pirates met again on June 29 in the championship round of the annual Mustang Tournament. The Astros capped off their season by winning their second straight crown with an 11-5 clinching victory over the Pirates.
Will Hunt was the winning pitcher for the Astros while Tyler Heater was the losing pitcher for the Pirates. Will Hunt had 3 hits for the Astros including 2 home runs while Tyler Heater collected 2 hits for the Pirates.
Box Scores
Pirates  3
Astros 10
Winning Pitcher - Drew Bailey
Losing Pitcher - Tyler Heater
Pirates Hitters: Wade Atkins - 1b
Astros Hitters: Ethan Smith - 2b; Owen Hunt - 1b,2b; Drew Bailey - 1b; Levi Murphy - 1b
Braves 2
Astros  8
Winning Pitcher - Will Hunt
Losing Pitcher - Ethan Haught
Braves Hitters: Trenton Bush - 1b; Garrett Bailey - 1b
Astros Hitters: Will Hunt - 2 1bs; Drew Bailey - 2 1bs; Levi Murphy - 1b; Allen Williams - 1b
Championship Game
Pirates  5
Astros 11
Winning Pitcher - Will Hunt
Losing Pitcher - Tyler Heater
Pirates Hitters: Slate Swiger - 1b; Tyler Heater - 1b, 2b; Wade Atkins - 1b; Jonah Clem - 2b
Astros Hitters: Will Hunt - 1b, 2 HRS; Ethan Smith - 1b; Drew Bailey - 1b,2b; Grant Mealey - 1b; Allen Williams - 1b; Brayden Parker - 1b; Xavier Cossett - 1b

LC Pintos
Win 3rd in
Tourney

LCBA Pinto Division place 3rd in Morgantown Pony Tournament:
Friday, July 11, at 6 p.m. the Lewis Co. Pony League Pinto All-Stars traveled to Morgantown to play in the Pony Pinto East Tournament.
Lewis County jumped out to a quick lead, but Morgantown quickly turned things around. Going into the bottom of the 6th the score was 15-7 Morgantown.
However, the Lewis County squad did not give up. Lewis County's bats came alive and they rallied back to roll 9 runs. Courtney Hartley laced the ball into the outfield, scoring the winning run.
The Pinto teams showed tremendous heart and determination to pull off an exciting opening game win. After the game, current WVU Coach Randy Mazey congratulated the kids for their performance. Lewis County placed third in the tournament getting beat by Morgantown Gold and the Hempfield Spartans from Pennsylvania.
Box Score
Lewis Co 16
Morgantown Blue 15
Lewis Hitters: Hunter Starett 2 hits, Caden Kelley 4 hits, Manny Robinson 3 hits, Brayden Carder 2 hits, Courtney Hartley 3 hits, Drew Cayton 1 hit, Liam Jefferies 3 hits, Isaac Gay 2 hits, Aiden K 1 hit, Keller Bennett 3 hits, Caden Forinash 2 hits.

 

 

 

 

  

 
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