BUFFALO, Wyo.--The Gillette Babe Ruth 15u All-Stars had a great district tournament in Buffalo over the weekend. They won all three of their games and won the district championship.
In the first game, Gillette was led by Tyler Naramore on the mound against Casper. He pitched a complete game with 15 strikeouts, giving up only five hits. Alex Ferguson hit a 3-run homer in the top of the third inning to give the All-Stars a 5-2 lead. Kenyan Martin had a triple in the game, with Chris Botelho hitting a double. Dillon Naramore, Trent Greub, Braydon Preston, Tucker Gordon, Ashante Moon and Ferguson also hit singles in the game. Gillette won 13-6.
In the second game of the tournament, Gillette defeated Buffalo, 20-10. Greub was the winning pitcher with Botelho getting the save.
In the district championship game, Gillette took down Casper again. This time it was a 15-14 game, with the All-Stars scoring 12 of their runs in the fifth inning off of 15 plate appearances. That gave Gillette a 15-9 lead. They held off Casper for the championship.
The All-Stars head to Worland for the state tournament on Wednesday. The will play Worland at 10am.