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Excel Classic results

Here are the Sunday results and Monday’s schedule for the Excel Memorial Wood Bat Classic.

Host Excel Baseball has one team guaranteed to play for a championship and maybe a second.

Josh Beshears’ Excel Blue Sox will play CABA for the 16U title at 9 a.m. Tony Maniscalco’s Blue Sox could play for the 15U title at 11:30. The 18U title game is at 2 p.m.

All the championship games will be played on the Signature Field of Choccolocco Park.

Cleburne County’s Brock Swafford allowed one run in six innings in the Blue Sox’ 2-1 16U semifinals win over North Alabama Elite. They are undecided on Monday’s starter, but have three ready to go — Andrew Cronan (White Plains), Tate Adams (Oxford) and Landon Green (Helena).

Green has had five hits — including a double and triple — this weekend and earned the save in the semifinals. Dalton King (Pelham) has helped with three hits, a .500 on-base percentage and three stolen bases.

“I like our team,” Beshears said. “In this first weekend of the season these guys have really shown us that they play hard and bring a ton of energy to the park.”

Sunday’s games
15U

TPL Pro Elite Red 15, Birmingham Braves 5
Excel Blue Sox 14, Excel Blue Wave 13
Indian Springs Stingers 5, CABA 2
Alabama Legends 5, TPL Pro Elite Red 1
Excel Blue Wave 9, Birmingham Braves 4
TPL Pro Elite 9, HITS 8
HITS 8, CABA 3

16U
CABA 2, Triton Rays Prime 1
Excel Blue Sox 7, Bama Bruins 4
Excel Blue Sox 2, North Alabama Elite 1
CABA 16, Power House 0

18U
Excel Blue Sox 5, TPL National 18U 4
Triton Rays Prime 18U 5, Top Gun 0
Excel Blue Wave 16U 16, Top Gun 0
TPL Pro Elite Blue 4, CABA 1
Indian Springs Stingers 10, TPL Pro Elite Red 2
Triton Rays Prime 17U 7, Excel Blue Wave 6
TPL National 17U vs. Triton Rays Prime 18U

Monday’s games
15U

Indian Springs Stingers vs. TPL Pro Elite Blue, Choccolocco 1, 9 a.m.
Alabama Legends vs. Excel Blue Sox, Choccolocco 2, 9 a.m.
Winners, Choccolocco Signature, 11:30 a.m. (Championship)

16U
Bama Bruins vs. TBA, Oxford HS, 9 a.m.
Excel Blue Sox vs. CABA, Choccolocco Signature, 9 a.m. (Championship)

18U
Indian Springs Stingers vs. TPL Pro Elite Blue, Choccolocco 1, 11:30 a.m.
TPL National 17U/Triton Rays Prime 18U vs. Triton Rays Prime 17U, Choccolocco 2, 11:30 p.m.
Winners, Choccolocco Signature, 2 p.m. (Championship)



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