The Equip Sports Ministries U9 Challenge Team won the USSSA Mountain State Tournament held in Catawba Meadows Park in Morganton, N.C., June 10-11 .

The U9 squad went undefeated in pool play, qualifying them for the gold bracket championship game. The Equip 9U came away with the championship by defeating the Asheville Braves, 15-3. Each member of the U9 team received rings for their qualifications. And for qualifying for the gold bracket championship gives the U9 team a paid birth to the USSSA World Series Tournament of Champions in Charlotte.

 

​Equip 9U
Front Row (L-R) Cade Keller, Wit Williamson, Evan Burroughs, Kilby Hartley
Back Row (L-R) Maddox Bumgarner, Luke Edmisten, Cooper Greene, Eli Bishop, Everett Gryder
Coaches (L-R) Sean Burroughs, Jeff Keller, Todd Hartley