North Coast Reds 8th Grade team placed 2nd at NCTB "The Rodeo" Open Division tournament. The 14Us went 1-1 in round robin losing a pitchers' duel against the Benicia Capitals (3-2) and then beating DBA Crushers 14U Black 14-3 earning the No. 3 seed for Sunday. In the semis on Sunday, we avenged our round robin loss to the Benicia Capitals winning 8-5 and advancing to the Championship game against a tough Nor Cal Young Guns squad. The Young Guns beat us 10-2. North Coast Reds 8th grade team has placed 3rd or better (2 2nd place finishes and 1 3rd place) in 3/4 fall tournaments.