The Tri-County Huskers, a team consisting of seven players from Pratt, two from Greensburg and three from Cunningham took first place in the 10 and under division of the Smoky Ford Wood Bat Tournament held last weekend at Green Sports Complex.
In pool play the Pratt Jr. Greenbacks downed the Pratt Young Guns 6-3; The Tri-County Huskers dropped the Salina Deacons 11-4; the Deacons got by the Young Guns 6-4 and the Huskers defeated the Jr. Greenbacks 6-5.
In the semi-finals of bracket play, it was Huskers 13, Young Guns 3. The Jr. Greenbacks advanced 12-5 over the Deacons.
The 3rd place game saw the Pratt Young Guns beat the Salina Deacons 6-1. In the championship contest, the Tri-County Huskers prevailed over the Jr. Greenbacks 6-5 as Nolan Freund scored the winning tally for the Huskers late in the game.