9U Birmingham Giants Bring Home Second


Playing in their 3rd tournament of the spring 2024 season, the Birmingham Giants brought home 2nd place, In the First game of pool play, the Giants were matched up with the Prime. After 9 first inning runs, the game was never close as the Giants cruised to a 12-1 win. Caiden Humbert allowed just 1 hit over 3 innings, while striking out 8, and at the plate Caleb Syx (2), Caiden Humbert (1), Caiden Knight (1), Kason Nevitt (2, 1 2B), and Jaxon Hestla (1) all had hits as the Giants won 12-1.

In Game 2 of pool play, the Giants were matched up with Arsenal. Caiden Knight picked up the win and Jaxon Hestla closed out the final outs of the 12-10 win. at the plate Jaxon Hestla and Caiden Humbert both had hits for the Giants in the win. The win moved the Giants as the 1 seed to the championship game, where they fell 9-7. Caius Howell (3b) had the only hits and Giants pitchers Kip Nash and Caleb Six allowed just 1 hit over 4 innings as the Giants finished 2nd.