Big League Dreams Invitational CHAMPS – 9U Polk

At the Big League Dreams Invitational Baseball Tournament the 9U Dallas Tigers went 2-1 in round robin play making it to the championship game.  The 2 early tournament wins were come from behind victories.  Game 1 was a walk-off line-drive single by JD Crowder and game 2 was a squeeze bunt by Carter Kryzak.  Yes they executed a game winning squeeze bunt at 9U!!!  In fact, Nick Vernars in the championship game executed a squeeze bunt to increase the lead …

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9U Tigers Earn AAYBA Platinum A Championship Bracket

The Dallas Tigers 9U-Polk played some of their best baseball to win 3 straight in the AAYBA tournament in Flower Mound to qualify for the Platinum “A” division bracket.  The Platinum “A” division is the championship bracket where the top 4 out of 44 teams play based on their seeding from the previous 5 games. “It is exciting for our players to be playing some of their baseball down the stretch, ” commented Coach Chad Polk.  “And to make the …

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17U Arias Beat the Yankees in Extra Innings

In Arizona, the Dallas Tigers Arias 17u Tigers had a fantastic weekend. With a shorthanded pitching staff due to high school injuries, Arias’ Tigers hit their way to the quarterfinals. Our Tigers proved to everyone their that heart, determination and teamwork can take a team a long way, beating teams with big rosters, with several top pitchers. The Dallas Yankees and their “Hired Guns” found out that money doesn’t necessarily buy happiness. Our Tigers beat the Yankees in extra innings 4-2 with 15u Matt Wilson closing the game. Great job …

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14U Hernandez Won Triple Crown State Championship

        In McKinney, the Dallas Tigers Hernandez club battled the heat and tough competition to win the Triple Crown State Championship. In game one Sunday, lefthander Garrett McCain pitched a No-Hitter against a very good hitting Team Hardball. Congratulations to Garrett as well as the fantastic Tiger defense.

Tigers Hosted the Brooks Wallace Memorial Tournament

“The Dallas Tigers hosted the Brooks Wallace Memorial 16U Tournament June 18-20.  Congratulations to the Buzz Lightning Baseball Academy who defeated last year’s champs, the Texas Prospects, at Plano High School Sunday night. The tournament was held at Plano HS, Plano East and Plano West.   The Brooks Wallace Memorial honors the memory of Brooks Wallace, who was a three year letterman at Plano High School and played shortstop for Texas Tech University for four years.  After leading Tech to its first …

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Dallas Tigers in the MLB Draft

Two of our Dallas Tigers went in the MLB draft on day one yesterday. RHP Zach Lee was selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers as the 25th overall pick in the 1st round. Zach sign a letter of intent to play football and baseball at LSU. High school teammate Matt Lipka, short stop, was selected by the Atlanta Braves as the 35th overall pick in the 1st round. Matt signed a letter of intent with the University of Alabama. Congratulations …

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