*HS Wood Bat Tourney:
-Dong-Shi HS beat Da-Tung HS 5-3. Dong-Shi reliever Chi-Yu Tsai picked up the win after allowing 3 runs (2 earned) over 7 IP on 9 hits (11 K's, 2 BB's). Tsai was also 2-5 with 2 RBI's at the plate to help his own cause.
-Qiang-Shu HS destroyed Taitung Specialized HS 16-1 in 5 innings to remain undefeated in the first round of play.
-Chiayi HS won 11-0. CHS CF Yu-Fan Tsai was 3-4 with a 3B, 2 SB's, and 2 RBI.
-Taoyuan Agricultural HS won 11-10 over Taitung JC. TAHS SS Wei-Gang Fang was 5-6 with 2 2B's, a 3B, and 3 RBI.
-Chung-Dao HS remained undefeated with a 2-1 victory over Ping-Zhen HS. Pitching in relief, Yan-緯 Lee picked up his third win of the tourney. Yu-Te He closed out the game, throwing a scoreless 9th inning to pick up his second save of the tourney. He was 1-4 at the plate as was 1B Ming-Chie Lin. Ping-Zhen 2B Hao-Chun Chiu did not pitch in the game and was 0-4 at the plate.
-Cheng-Kung HS won 11-2 over Tainan Marine Vocational HS. CKHS CF Yi-Chun Chen missed the cycle by a HR (3-4, 2B, 3B, 2 RBI, SB).
-Mei-Ho HS managed to remain undefeated by squeaking by Hsin-He HS 6-5. MHHS reliever Cheng-Chi Hsu earned the win after throwing 4.1 shutout innings, allowing only 1 hit to go along with 6 K's and 1 BB. DH Wen-Hao Cheng was 0-3 with a RBI and a SB. The hard-luck loser for HHHS was Da-Hsiang Chen (allowed an unearned run in the bottom of the 9th after throwing 5.1 inning, giving up 5 hits to go along with 6 K's and no walks allowed).
-Yang-Ming HS won 10-6 over Hualien PE HS. YMHS 3B Wen-楷 Lee was 3-4 with a double and 4 RBI.
Today's action completed the first round of play. The top eight teams from the first round are:
1)Chung-Dao HS (3-0)
2)Qiang-Shu HS (3-0)
3)Mei-Ho HS (3-0)
4)Taoyuan Agricultural HS (2-1)
5)Hualien PE HS (2-1)
6)Chiayi HS (2-1)
7)Ping-Zhen HS (2-1)
8)Cheng-Kung HS (2-1)
The second round of action will begin on Friday. Rounding out the final field of 16 are last year's top 8: