New Prague 17-U team takes 4th place at national tournament

New Prague's 17-U team took fourth place in the USSSA National baseball tournament in Lexington, KY.

The team, made up of New Prague High School students, was unbeaten in pool play and won their first game in the championship round before losing. They finished the tournament with a 6-2 record.

Game 1 — They opened the tournament July 19 against the Buckeye State Warriors from Ohio. New Prague gave up a run in the second, but got it back in the bottom half of the inning when Josh Simon doubled, was sacrificed to third and scored on a hit by Adam Gill.

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