Team Steel Gold 14U capped off a perfect 7-0 weekend with the Perfect Game WWBA Northeast Championship over Team BEAST United in a thrilling 5-4 game at Baseball Heaven.
The event was played on July 5-8 around Long Island. Team Steel Gold earned pool play wins over the AD Titans, Connecticut Wolfpack, LIB Quiroz, Team Phenom and Batting 1.000 Seminoles. They allowed just seven runs while scoring 43 to earn the No. 1 seed out of Pool A.
In the semifinals, Team Steel Gold defeated the South Troy Dodgers, 1-0, before moving on to face Team BEAST United for the title. James Ausmus pitched three strong innings, allowing just one hit, while Taj Farmer, Richie Heyder and Evan Baschnagel led the way at the plate.