11u Birmingham Giants roll off 4 in a row to win first tournament.

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The 11u Birmingham Giants rolled off 4 straight victories saturday on their way to their first tournament win of the fall. Talen Whetstone (1-0) started the Giants first pool play game against Browning baseball academy, tossing 2 innings, allowing just 1 hit, while striking out 2, before being relieved by Olen Bryant, who struck out 4 over the final 2 innings of the 8-0 win. At the plate Talen Whetstone(1), Chris Jackson (1), Cole Foster (2, 1 2B), Aubrey Sanders (1), Cayden Knight (1), Devin Schmalz (2), Parker Stewart (2B), Westin Burnett (1) all had hits for the Giants as they cruised to the win.

In game 2 of pool play, the Giants were matched up with MC Elite. Aubrey Sanders (1-0) started the game on the hill, striking out 2 over 3 innings of the 23-1 win. Talen Whetstone (2), Chris Jackson (2, 1 2B), Aubrey Sanders (3), Cole Foster (3, 2 2B), Cayden Knight (2), Devin Schmalz (1), Parker Stewart (3, 1 2B), Kayden Woods (2), Westin Burnett (2), and Olin Bryant (1) all had hits for the GiantsĀ  as the Giants won easily, and entered pool play as the 1 seed.

Cole Foster (1-0) started the game on the mound, before being relieved by Brody Jackson who closed out the final 2 innings striking out 5 in the 14-3 win. Talen Whetstone (2, 2B), Chris Jackson (1), Cole Foster (2B), Devin Schmalz (1), and Parker Stewart (1) all had hits in the win. The win sent the Giants into the championship game, to again face Browning Baseball. Talen Whetstone (2-0) tossed 4 innings, allowing 5 hits while striking out 4, and at the plate Talen Whetstone (2B), Cole Foster (2, 1 2B), Cayden Knight (2 2B), and Devin Schmalz (1), had hits in the Giants 7-3 win and their first tournament win of the fall.