The Mill Creek 6U All-Star baseball team capped off an outstanding 20-2 season this past weekend with a first place finish in the Dixie Youth State Tournament in Macon.
The team, comprised of all-stars players from the Mill Creek Athletic Association 6U league, lost the first game of the tournament to Grayson, but later beat the Rams in the championship game to earn the state title.
"I've coached seven seasons of baseball and I've never had a group of boys this talented, or parents who were so supportive of their team," head coach David Ramer wrote in an email to NGwinnett.com. "This is a special group of kids and coaches and it was an honor to go through this season with them."
Bottom row l. to r.: Brady Wendt, Mason Litt, Brett Bennett, Maddux Ramer and Walker Myhand. Middle row l. to r.: Caleb Griffin, Logan Hambrick, Andrew Carr, Will Myhand, Parker Abbiatti, James, Rivenbark and Tuff Austin. Top row l. to r.: Coach Brandon Myhand, Head Coach David Ramer, Coach Shawn Griffin and Coach Erich Wendt. Photo courtesy of Analisa Wendt
The team played in five tournaments during the all-star season:
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