BRYAN, Texas -- The local 12U baseball team, X Factor Elite baseball team that plays out of Field House Sports, raised money and went to Florida last week to compete in Disney’s International Salute To Baseball.
Not only did they win GOLD in their age division, 5 kids brought home trophy’s for individual skills. Coached by Josh Duron, Mike Chavarria, Nathan Brown, and Don Lewis ( me) the team went 3 wins and 2 losses going into bracket play on Friday. Beating out teams from Hawaii, Tennessee, Florida, and Texas. The team shut out the #1 seed from Florida with a 2-0 win in the final game taking home the gold. The players received individual awards in throwing accuracy, bunting accuracy, base running speed, and a 1st place in the Home Run Derby.