2017 Ken Hungerford Invitational Tournament Skills Competition and Results
THE SKILLS COMPETITION WILL TAKE PLACE ON SUNDAY, JULY 23RD AT 5:30 PM AT WOLCOTT PARK.
EACH TEAM MAY SELECT TWO PLAYERS TO PARTICIPATE IN EACH EVENT.
Each player will run around the bases once while being times. If a player misses a base, that player is disqualified.
Champion: Anthony Mangini - West Hartford 12U: 13.24 seconds
Runner-Up: Nate Grzybowski - Hebron 12U: 13.88 seconds
Each player will make five throws from center field to a target at home plate. 2 point for hitting the target on a bounce(s); 3 points for hitting the target on the fly; 5 points for throwing the ball through the hole in the target.
Champion: Casey Sexton - Beth-Wood 12U: 5 points
Runner-Up: Patrick Miller - Hebron 12U: 2 points
Home Run Derby
Each player will have 10 outs. Any swing that results in something other than a home run out of the park constitutes an out. Top four move onto the final round. First round is not accumulated into the final round. Teams must provide their own baseballs for this event.
Champion: Landon Traverse - West Hartford 12U: 11 home runs in final round (14 cummulative)
Runner-Up: Kevin McCarthy - Hebron 12U: 9 home runs in final round (21 cummulative)