WARNER ROBINS, Ga. (WTVR) – Despite giving up four runs in the first inning, the Tuckahoe A.L. All Stars scored four in the bottom of the 6th, including a walk-off home run from Connor Schnupp to beat West Virginia 6-5.
Tuckahoe is now 2-0 in pool play and will next face Alabama Monday night at 7 p.m. in their final pool game.
A win guarantees them a spot in the semifinals which will be televised by ESPN.
Mark Buisson and John Carpin also homered for Tuckahoe. Buisson was the winning pitcher and Carpin had 2 hits, 3 RBI.
Game One recap:
WARNER ROBINS, GA. (WTVR) – The Tuckahoe American League All Stars won their first game at the Little League Southeast Regional Friday night 3-1 over the Tennessee team from South Nashville.
Justin Hood pitched a complete game, giving up just 3 hits and striking out 9 in the victory.
Their next game in pool play will be Saturday at 10am agains West Virgnia