Wolverine, Michigan – The Soo Night Hawks competed in the Wolverine Baseball Invitational 2016 tournament on Saturday May 21st taking home the Runner up placement. In the Opener the Night Hawks beat Atlanta, Mi Varsity 4 to 0. In the Championship the Night Hawks lost a hotly contested contest to Onaway, Mi Varsity 9 to 5.
In the opening game versus Atlanta, Michigan Varsity team Dylan Sewell picked up the victory with a complete game 3 hit shutout; Sewell allowed 2 walks while striking out 8. Offensively the team was led by Tyler Sayers with a 2 double, 2 run batted in performance. Also picking up hits in the contest were Noah Belec with 2, Braedon Whalen and Noah Pearce with a hit a piece.
In the championship game, Brennan Mitchell was solid in relief going 5 innings allowing 2 hits, 1 run, walking 2, and picking up 7 strikeouts. Offensively the team was led by Braedon Whalen with 2 hits and 2 runs batted in. Also picking up hits in the loss were Brennan Mitchell, Tyler Sayers, and Dylan Sewell.
With the 1 and 1 record this week the Night Hawks season record now stands at 9 and 2.