The Region 7 All-Stars suffered their first loss at the Powerade North Carolina State Games on Saturday. Region 5, which dominated pool play winning three consecutive games, blasted Region 7 by the ten-run mercy rule, 14-2 at BB&T Ball Park. The loss moves Region 7 into Sunday morning's Bronze Medal Game at 10 a.m., agaiinst Region 8 out
of the Asheville area. Region 8 suffered its first loss Saturday afternoon, falling to Region 6, 3-1.
Region 5 (the Winston-Salem area) takes on Region 6 (the Charlotte area) in the Gold Medal game Sunday afternoon at 1 p.m. Regions 5 and 6 have pretty much dominated the field thjs weeklend. Region 5 has outscored its opponents 27-4 in three games; it's been pretty much the same for Region 6, which has outscored its opponents, 25-12 (that inclludes a 10-9 win against Region 2 Friday night). Tyler Jones was 1-2 in Region 7's loss Saturday night, and for the tournament, the rising Watauga High senior is 3-5 (for a .600 batting average) and he's driven in a run. The medal-round games will be played at BB&T Ball Park (Wake Forest University); the seventh-and-fifth-place games will be played at Kernersville-Glenn High School.
REGION 3 def. REGION 1, 7-3
REGION 6 def. REGION 8, 3-1
REGION 2 def. REGION 4, 18-7
REGION 5 def. REGION 7, 14-2
CONSOLATION GAMES AT KERNERSVILLE-GLENN HIGH SCHOOL
SEVENTH PLACE GAME: REGION 1 v. REGION 4, 9:30 A.M.
FIFTH PLACE GAME: REGION 2 v. REGION 4, 11:30 A.M.
MEDAL ROUND GAMES AT WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY (BB&T BALL PARK)
BRONZE MEDAL GAME: REGION 8 v. REGION 7, 10 A.M.
GOLD MEDAL GAME: REGION 5 v. REGION 6, 1 P.M.
JUNIOR/SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER SHOWCASE
WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY/SPRY STADIUM
EAST 4, SOUTH 0
NORTH 3, WEST 2 (7-6 ON PENALTY KICKS)
EAST 4, SOUTH 2
WEST 4, NORTH 0
9:00 a.m. SOUTH BOYS vs. NORTH BOYS, (Practice Field) BRONZE MEDAL GAME
9:00 a.m. EAST GIRLS vs. NORTH GIRLS. GOLD MEDAL GAME
11:00 a.m. SOUTH GIRLS vs WEST GIRLS, (Practice Field) BRONZE MEDAL GAME
11:00 a.m. EAST BOYS vs. WEST BOYS, GOLD MEDAL GAME