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16u Astros Win Perfect Game Super25

The East Cobb Baseball 16u Astros their third straight 16u Perfect Game Super25 National Championship, and their fourth in five years, with their 4-3 win in the title game Friday.

2019 16u PG Super25 National Champions –16u Astros

Tournament MVP Jared Jones proved why he was deserving of the event honors throughout the title game. Jones went 3-for-3 at the plate in the championship game, needing just a home run to complete the cycle. Jones, the No. 12 player overall in the 2022 class, hit .455 throughout the tournament, tallying six extra-base hits including two home runs over the week.

East Cobb opened the scoring with an RBI single off the bat of Bryant Herring. Tennessee commit Nathan Smith added a two RBI single to extended the Astros lead to 3-0 before the inning ended.

D-BAT Elite managed to get a run back in the top of the fifth inning following an error by East Cobb. Jones managed to get a run back for East Cobb in the bottom half of the inning with an RBI triple to center field.

Over 6 1/3 innings of work, the Astros’ Robbins fanned eight batters and allowed just two earned runs on his way to earning the win. The Cumming, Ga. native sat in the 81-85 mph range throughout the ballgame.

2019 16u PG Super25 National Championship MVP: Jared Jones

See full tournament article: https://www.perfectgame.org/