The Evoshield Canes 12U NC-Gallaher won the Triple Crown Sports Border Wars in Rocky Mount, going 6-0 on the weekend and outscoring those six opponents by a combined 75-14. The Canes had 24 offensive innings in the event and scored at least one run in 20 of them.
The Canes got contributions from throughout the roster. Six of the 12 players on the squad had at least one home run during the weekend, and ten of the 12 players on the team pitched at least one inning. The Canes used eight different pitchers during elimination bracket play to get the four wins on Sunday. They then capped the weekend with two hurlers combining on a five inning no-hitter in the 8-0 championship win over the Mid-Atlantic Orioles, a team that came into the game averaging seven runs per game for the weekend. The all-around outstanding performance was completed by committing just one error over the final 13 defensive innings of the tournament.
Canes 12U NC-Gallaher is now 17-1 this spring and has won three of the four events the team has entered.