By TBS Staff Writer
The San Diego Stars machine has put a team together that has won a number of championships and now the stars seek to rule the night when it comes to the Super NIT 13U majors division of the Winter Nationals in Phoenix, Arizona. The Stars Team by Pony finished off the Arizona Blaze on Monday night and will advance to the Semi-finals on Tuesday. Coach Mark Przybylak of the Stars said "We had some trouble with the way that the great cutter Poole (#47) was throwing for the Blaze".
However, the Stars still got eight hits. Tyler Hofstee threw a complete game for the Stars on Monday night. The game was secured by the offense in the middle innings when the Stars got a double then a triple, an error, and two more runs scored.
The Blaze threatened late with a solo home run powered over the wall by Brian Leitz. However, it was not enough as the Blaze ended the game with a fly out to Centerfield. The Stars continue shining and will play in the semis at the Big League Dreams on Tuesday.
Final score: Stars Key Stars Statistics Against the Blaze, Tommy Edman went 2 for 3. Alex Guinettwas 2 for 3 with a triple. These two combined for half of the hits. The winning pitcher was Tyler Hofstee.