MILTON, Ga. – The 9U Hopewell Hawks defeated the Hobgood Fury March 17 with a score of 9-8 in extra innings to win the Wanna Play Baseball Classic at Boling Park. The three-day tournament victory included a semifinal win over a strong Kennesaw Generals team on Saturday evening, by a score of 6-4.
“It was a great start to the travel baseball season for our boys,” said Hawks head coach Corey Smith. “We played well against some tough competition and our players fought hard to win some really tight games.”
The 9U Hawks are part of the Hopewell Youth Association, and they play out of Bell Memorial Park in Milton.