Colt 45s End Summer with Championship Win in West U Summer Slam Tournament
The Colt 45s took home a championship win at the West U Summer Slam tournament hosted by West U Little League in early-August.
On the coattails of a championship victory at the recent Westbury Surf on Turf Summer Classic, the Colt 45s won this year’s West U Summer Slam championship in the 12U division and made Summer Slam history as the first West U team to win a 12U division championship title in the tournament. The Colt 45s scored 37 runs over four games, nearly triple that collectively scored by its competitors, including the Bellaire Buffs, First Colony Bulldogs and West U Wranglers.
Team members include (standing, left to right) Coach Philip Guyton, Coach Steve Shiller, Michael Fordham, Cole Vessels, Chris Williams, Matthew Kushwaha, Briggs Shiller, Coach Scott Fordham, Manager Marc Coles, Coach Jim Tanner, (top row, sitting) Clay Didway, Drew Woodcox, Matthew Guyton, Jake Tanner, Brant Banks, Will McAdams, Tom Vincent and Connor Parker.