Here is the article written by Nipomo Tournament Chairman Russ Edwards…
was Won by Whittier Christian. 7-2 over Elsinore.
Outstanding Pitcher went to Whittier Christian’s Alex Escobar. He pitched 6 strong innings in the semi-final game against St. Joseph in a 14-1 win (St. Joseph had averaged over 9 runs a game in their 3 pool games prior to that semifinal game. He also had a 2 inning save against Dunn in what was essentially the determining game for the 1 seed from that pool. Strong pitching with one win and one save by that young man against two strong opponents in our tourney.
Outstanding Player went to Whittier Christian’s Chad Green. Chad was 7 for 14 (.500) for the tourney with 5 singles, a double, an HR, 8 RBI’s and scored 4 runs. Chad also pitched 6.2 strong innings in relief for Whittier Christian over 2 games recording 1 Save and 1 Win.
CONGRATULATIONS to Alex, Chad and the entire Whittier Christian team on their performance!
Nice Work Heralds!!!