By CINDY CROSBY
The Colleton County Coach Pitch All-Stars were eliminated from the District 8 Tournament after going 1-2 on June 15-22 at Ace Basin Sports Complex in Walterboro. The Coach Pitch team earned a win over Bluffton Nationals 13-6 in game one but would fall to the Bluffton Americans 18-17 in extra innings before being eliminated in a 14-6 rematch with the Americans.
In the win over the Bluffton Nationals, Gavin Bryan, Colton Martin, Jeremy Romanelli, and Zachary Martin scored two runs each for Colleton County. Christopher Hiers, Chase Terry, Grady Williams, Christian Grayson and Colton Jolly each scored once.
In a heartbreaking overtime loss against the Bluffton Americans, Terry and Romanelli scored three runs for the coach pitch team. Hiers, Christian Grayson and Z. Martin scored twice. Williams, C. Martin, Jolly, Langdon Bell, Landyn Hiers each scored once.
Against the Bluffton Americans, Terry, Bryan, Colton Jolly, Mason Walling, Zachary Martin, and Christian Grayson each scored once.
The coach pitch team was coached by Robbie Williams, Bobby Hiers and Jack Drawdy.