In their third and final game of pool play, the IMG Academy baseball program tied the Florida Surge by a score of 4-4. With the tie, IMG BA (2-0-1) will advance as the winner from Pool I. Sunday marks the single elimination playoff round.
Tournament rules include a 2 hour time limit and after 7 complete innings the time had expired, thus the 4-4 tie. Hector Ponce stated on the mound and went 4 innings, allowing 4 runs (3 earned) on 3 hits and 2 walks. Ponce also added 3 punch outs. Patrick Alkire came on in relief, striking out 5 in his 3 innings of work.
Offensively, Jimmy O'Neill lead the way going 2-3 at the plate.
After the completion of pool play, teams will be seeded for the single elimination playoff round which starts Sunday morning at 9am.
More info on tomorrow's game when it becomes available.
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