Region 2 Takes Home Gold in Powerade State Games High School Baseball!
Region 5 and Region 8 Also Receive Medals
Region 2 beat the host team, Region 5 on Sunday afternoon at UNC Greensboro in the Gold Medal Game. Region 2 won 9-3 to claim the Gold Medal. Region 5 takes home the Silver and Region 8 beat Region 1 for the Bronze Medal by a score of 4-2.
Region 5 Baseball Coaches: Landon Kimrey (N. Guilford), Jake Smith (Randleman), Brad Bullard (W. Forsyth), Clark Erskine (McMichael)
Region 5 includes high schools from the following counties: Stokes, Rockingham, Caswell, Forsyth, Guilford, Alamance, Davidson, Randolph, Chatham.
WHAT: 31st Annual Powerade State Games of North Carolina High School Baseball All-Star Event
WHO: Region 2 includes high schools from the following counties: Sampson, Wayne, Greene, Lenoir, Craven, Jones, Pamlico, Duplin, Onslow, Pender, New Hanover, Brunswick, Carteret.
Region 8 includes high schools from the following counties: Cherokee, Graham, Clay, Macon, Swain, Jackson, Transylvania, Haywood, Madison, Buncombe, Henderson, Yancey, Mitchell, McDowell, Rutherford, Polk.
WHEN: June 14-18, 2017
WHERE: UNC Greensboro
Region 2 Baseball Coaches: Robby Lasater (W. Carteret), Jackson Massey (N. Lenoir), TJ Spivey (W. Brunswick), Aaron Rimer (Topsail)
Region 8 Baseball Coaches: Tony Wall (Chase), Bill Hillier (Asheville), Brandon Ball (W. Henderson), Chris Lambert (Brevard)
ABOUT THE POWERADE STATE GAMES OF NORTH CAROLINA
The Powerade State Games are one of the oldest, largest and most successful State Games programs in the United States. There are currently 30+ State Games programs in the United States. The State Games are open to all ages and all skill levels. The average age of the Powerade State Games participants is 16 years old. The State Games are funded by corporate sponsorships, contributions and event revenues.
ABOUT NORTH CAROLINA AMATEUR SPORTS (NCAS)
North Carolina Amateur Sports is a 501c(3) nonprofit charitable organization that annually organizes the State Games of North Carolina and Cycle North Carolina. NCAS is dedicated to promoting health and wellness for all ages and skill levels through organizing best-in-class sporting events that enrich the quality of life and enhance the economic well being of North Carolina communities. For more information on NCAS and its events, please access www.ncsports.org.