Laservision Downs Resmondo for Worth Sports/Mike Turney Memorial Title
Written by By Lance McCall
Kansas City, Kansas --- Laservision/Anni/Supr/D2/Easton from Cicero, New York compiled a perfect 5-0 record on their way to capturing the Worth Sports/Mike Turney Memorial Conference USSSA Title.
Laservision used a pounding offense and a stingy defense to outhit and out glove their opponents by a margin of 183 to 67. Laservision culminated their Conference USSSA victory with a sound trouncing of Resmondo/Specialty Tank/Worth in the championship game. Laservision avenged an earlier loss to Resmondo earlier in the season at the USSSA Hall of Fame Classic in Kissimmee, Florida.
Co-Tournament MVP's Bryson Baker and Kevin Kennington posted huge numbers offensively and shined on defense as they sparked their team to early 32-1 and 27-7 victories over Rock Hounds and NorKap.
Laservision continued to slice their way through the winners bracket with a impressive 40-21 long ball victory over a strong 'C' division team Hubs Pub from St. Louis, Missouri. All Tournament team star players Rick Baker, Brett Helmer and Dal Beggs scorched the base path as they sparked their team to victory.
In the undefeated contest Laservision lit up the scoreboard with an impressive 34-19 victory over 'A' division powerhouse R&M Metals/Troupe/Pipac/S&R/Easton from Waterloo Iowa. All Tournament Team players Brian Thiede and Brian Rainwater paced Laservision to victory as the team now advanced to the championship game against Resmondo.
Resmondo from Winter Haven, FL. was also having an outstanding tournament as they scored a 44-4 victory over KC Karuption a 39-8 victory over Axis a 44-20 victory over T's 13 and a convincing 53-29 win over Syndicate/Guardian National Bank.
With these sound victories under their belt it appeared their championship game against Laservision would be a highly contested contest. However, Laservision came out firing on all cylinders as they poured it on offensively in the early and middle innings. When the smoke hadfinally cleared Laservision stood victorious with a resounding 50-19 victory.
Co-Tournament MVP Bryson Baker Laservision/Anni/Supr/D2/Easton
Co-Tournament MVP Kevin Kennington Laservision/Anni/Supr/D2/Easton
Defensive Tournament MVP Richard Buck Laservision/Anni/Supr/D2/Easton
All Tournament Team Rick Baker Laservision/Anni/Supr/D2/Easton
All Tournament Team Brett Helmer Laservision/Anni/Supr/D2/Easton
All Tournament Team Dal Beggs Laservision/Anni/Supr/D2/Easton
All Tournament Team Brian Wegman Laservision/Anni/Supr/D2/Easton
All Tournament Team Ryan Thiede Laservision/Anni/Supr/D2/Easton
All Tournament Team Brian Rainwater Laservision/Anni/Supr/D2/Easton