The North Shore 14U team, Gabe the Dogs, won the North County Super League tournament last weekend. After beating Vista 6-3, Scripps Ranch 9-2 and Poway 17-2, the undefeated team was in the championship game vs Oceanside.
The lead was back and forth all game. Sigala doubled in the 4th inning to tie up the game, and Lemans doubled in the 5th for North Shore to take the lead. North Shore pulled away from Oceanside for good in the 6th inning when Travagline singled to score Howley, and Usselman doubled to knock in Cain and Travagline.
Breitenbecher, Delouri, Harasha, Lemans, Loretta, Moore and Travagline contributed to North Shore scoring 4 more runs in the 7th inning. Oceanside had a failed comeback in the bottom of the 7th, and with the tying run on 3rd base, Hingorani made a sliding catch and Cain struck out 2 to end the game with a final score of 12-11. Cain had 18 strikeouts and only gave up 5 earned runs throughout the tournament.
North Shore's offense was led by Usselman (9 RBI's, 2 doubles, 5 runs scored), Cain (6 RBI's, 2 doubles, 6 runs scored), Sigala (5 RBI's, 2 doubles), Travagline (1 double, 6 runs scored) and Howley (5 stolen bases, 7 runs scored).
In photo above: Front row: Coach Jeff Cain, Sophie Harasha, AK Cain, Gigi Travagline, Baylee Howley, Suravi Hingorani, Avery MooreBack row: Coach Dan Howley, Nicole Goldman, Coach Kelli Cain, Lucy Loretta, Pia Delouri, Jenna Lemans, Mason Usselman, Erin Breitenbecher, Sydney SigalaNot pictured: Brianna Bataller, Aiyana Nambiar, Paige Pidgeon, Coach Mike Breitenbeche