The Marshall Mud Hounds baseball club started their season off by winning the SportsAmerica Tournament Series at Webb Park in Oak Grove. They won their two pool games over Grain Valley Sluggers 11-1, and beat the Lees Summit Pirates 21-9.
In the Championship bracket the Mud Hounds were victorious over the Lees Summit Smash 8-6. Then the hounds won the championship game 8-1 over Smithville Pirates. The Mud Hounds earned a birth to the USSSA AA State Championships which will be held at Twin Oaks ball park in Columbia, June 12-15th.
The Mud Hounds next tournament is April 11-13th at Tiffany Springs ballpark in Park Hill, Missouri. Pictured front row left to right: Hollis Makings, Trevor Borgman, Martin Holloway, Caden Kraft. Second row left to right: Gage Fitzpatrick, Zach Simmons, Jared Hyatt, Jack Huston, Ben Haug. 3rd row left to right: Coach John Makings and Coach Darin Haug. Submitted story & photo.