Thursday, July 28, 2011
The Cartersville 12-year-old Little League team finished pool-play with an 8-1 loss to Walton County.
The Cartersville 12-year-old Little League team, the District 1 Champions, completed play in Pool "A" Wednesday as it played the Walton County National team, the District 10 Champions, from Monroe. Cartersville lost to Walton County, 8-1, and finished pool-play at 0-4. Spencer Dickey accounted for Cartersville's only run with a solid shot over the centerfield fence.
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Cartersville takes on Masters City in penultimate pool-play day.
Pool play continued on Tuesday at the State Little League Tournament at Clearwater Street Park in Cartersville. Cartersville's 12 year-old team took on Masters City in the third game of the tournament for both teams. One more day of pool-play is schedued for today, with Cartersville taking on Walton County National at 5 p.m. Thursday is semi-finals, followed by the state finals Friday. The tournament winner will travel to Warner Robins in August for the Southeast Regional Tournament.
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
The Cartersville 12-year-old Little League team is competing for a berth in the Southeast Region Tournament.
The Cartersville 12-year-old Little League team is competing this week in the State Little League Tournament, being played at Clearwater Street Park in Cartersville. The team is playing in Pool "A" and will play other District Champions, such as the East Marietta Giants, Masters City from Augusta, Columbus American and Walton County National. The winner of this tournament plays for the Southeast Regional title in Warner Robins in August.
Saturday, July 23, 2011
The host team struggles at the plate and falls to Columbus American, 10-3, at the state Little League tournament.
Columbus American scored seven runs in the top of the sixth inning to pull away from host Cartersville in a 10-3 win today to start the Little League Baseball Georgia State Championship Tournament. Cartersville’s Bailey Campbell and American’s Tyler Rebber matched each other in pitching shutouts through four innings. Rebber was dominant over the first 3 1/3 innings. He allowed only one hit, a single by Bryson Jones in the second, and had seven strikeouts before giving way to Jackson Mellenberg because of his pitch count. Campbell was just as effective, allowing only two hits in the first four innings and pitching out of a bases-loaded jam in the third inning when he got Tyler Pace to ground out to first. He had seven strikeouts and struck …
Thursday, July 7, 2011
The Cartersville team plays at Sewell Park in Marietta.
Cartersville's 9-year-old Little League team plays in the Northwest Georgia Tournament this week, which is happening at Sewell Park in Marietta.
Thursday, May 26, 2011
Cartersville Little League continues its double-elimination tournament tonight.
It was another night at the ballgame, as Cartersville Little League continued its postseason tournament last night. Here are the results: The Phillies may be the more resilient team, as they beat the Tigers, who had a late-game rally to send the game into extra-innings. But the bats of the Phillies were just too much for the Tigers and the Phillies won 12-8. The Phillies started hot early as Jake Hacker had a lead-off single, then with four more hits the Phillies jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the first inning. In the third, good base-running from Tate gave the Tigers their first run of the game, making the score 4-1 at the end of the inning. When the bottom of the sixth inning came, the Tigers led a late-…
Thursday, February 24, 2011
Dust off your sandals, put the pea coat in the closet and enjoy this weekend.
The weekend is fast approaching! Time to get out and enjoy this beautiful weather. Patch has some helpful suggestions for you to soak up the sun. 1. NORTHWEST GEORGIA HOME AND GARDEN SHOW Where/When: Clarence Brown Conference Center; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Why Go: Because you want to check out the newest ideas in home décor, lawncare and might want to buy a new lawnmower after 20 years. Pricing: Free 2. SENIOR SHENANIGANS Where/When: The Grand Theatre; Saturday, 7 p.m. Why Go: You don't want to miss this fun-filled evening of comedy, song and dance that's safe for the whole family. Pricing: Free 3. DELTA MOON Where/When: Henry's Uptown; Friday, 7 p.m. Why Go: Let critically-acclaimed bluseman Tom Gray and his…
Thursday, January 13, 2011
Two registration sessions are upcoming, with clinics, tryouts, drafts and preseason practice.
Thursday, January 13, 2011
Half a foot of snow may not bring to mind baseball season, but it's right around the corner. The Cartersville Little League, which operates major and minor leagues for children ages 8 to 12, is gearing up for the 2011 season. While registration is held throughout clinics, tryouts and preseason practice, two additional sign-up Saturdays remain: Jan. 22 and 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Aubrey Street gym. Clinics are set for Saturday, Feb. 5, and Sunday, Feb. 26, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Clearwater Street Park's Rudy York Field. Parents must provide a child's birth certificate and proof of residency at sign-up. A kickoff banquet is set for Tuesday, Feb. 8, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Cartersville Civic Center, and preseason practice is scheduled …