Vikings win Polish ClassicPublished 9:05am Tuesday, May 27, 2014
BRONSON — The Niles baseball team defeated Berrien Springs and host Bronson to win the Polish Classic Championship Saturday.
The Vikings topped the Shamrocks 7-4 and then edged the Vikings 8-6 in the title game to improve to 22-10 on the season.
Connor Glick had a big day at the plate with three doubles.
Also picking up doubles for Niles were Taylor Weldy, Tate Brawley, Alex Hardy and Jordan Ham.
Darek Bullock-Mills added a triple and Brawley a home run.
Cody Thornton was the winning pitcher in the opening game as he tossed a five-hitter. Tyler Clutter picked up the win in relief in the championship game.
Bronson Polish Classic
Berrien Springs 200 101 0 – 4 5 1
Niles 002 014 x – 7 8 4
Cody Thornton (W), Tyler Clutter (6); Covert, Johnson (L, 6)
2B: Taylor Weldy (N), Connor Glick (N) 2
HR: Tate Brawley (N), Kyle Rago (BS)
Niles 400 021 1 – 8 12 3
Bronson 120 300 0 – 6 5 0
Austin Lintz, Tyler Clutter (W, 3), Tate Brawley (S, 6); Hagen, Roussey (L)
2B: Tate Brawley (N), Connor Glick (N), Alex Hardy (N), Jordan Ham (N), Fox (X)
3B: Darek Bullock-Mills (N)
Varsity record: 22-10