Gillette Hosts Babe Ruth Tournament; Finishes Third

(Gillette, Wyo.) The Gillette Senior Varsity and Junior Varsity baseball teams hosted a statewide tournament this past weekend. The teams played short-handed due to the Memorial Day holiday, but Cody Evans and Braxton Bergeman stepped up to help the varsity team finish third in a game against Newcastle, 8-5. [image: 13351168_10207755871472951_856737470_o.jpg] *Dillon Naramore pitching h/t Becky Tennant* Davis Tennant and Dillon Naramore both pitched complete games on Sunday, both recording 7 strikes outs each. Tennant went 5-11 hitting, had 2 doubles and a walk in addition to a Grand Slam Homerun and 7 RBIs. Naramore went 5-11 hitting, had 3 walks, and 2 RBIs. Other stats for the Varsity team: Christian Godines went 4-9 hitting, 3 RBIs; Cody Evans went 6-10 hitting, 1 double, 2 RBIs; Ashante Moon went 3-9 hitting, 3 walks and 3 RBIs. [image: 13321302_10207755909153893_1488418695_o.jpg] *Noah Jones catching, making a play at the plate h/t Becky Tennant* The Junior Varsity team played up against varsity level teams, getting a lot of playing time against strong competition, and getting in some good hitting and defense. Wyatt Kline went 2-5 hitting with 2 RBIs, Jacob Besel went 3-5 hitting with 4 RBIs, and Kenyan Nunez went 4-6 hitting with 2 RBIs. The Championship game was between Belle Fourche and Buffalo, which Buffalo won. *Feature photo: Davis Tennant batting h/t Becky Tennant // Pitchengine Communities* #county17 #news