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ICC Babe Ruth team captures tourney championship

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

The ICC Babe Ruth Team captured the Ozark Tri-County League Tournament Championship on July 13 with a 7-6 victory in eight innings over Melbourne. Playing at Salem, ICC rallied from a seventh inning deficit with three runs in the seventh and one in the eighth for the victory. The championship game triumph was ICC's sixth one run win on the season, and was their second victory over Melbourne in three games this year. ICC (16-3) defeated Viola, 8-2, in the semifinals, and Calico Rock, 16-6, in the quarterfinals of the tournament. ICC finished the regular season as co-runner-up in the conference with Viola. The Babe Ruth championship was the fourth tournament championship by ICC teams this year including T-Ball, Rookie, and Minor Ozark Tri-County League championships. ICC also had the league runner-up T-Ball team.

Team members are Eli Blankenship, Andrew Walker, Michael Gleghorn, Gerard Dietrich, Coby Jones, Dillon Thornley, Clay Mosley, Ian Brewer, Cody Workman, Zeke Felton, and Bradley McCollum. Coaches of the team are Head Coach Stu Smart and Assistant Coach Steven Walker.

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