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YOUTH ROUNDUP: Mission baseball team wins Super NIT

HAMPTON -- The 14U AAA Mission baseball team won the USSSA Super NIT at Dutchtown High School on March 17. The team, which is made up of all Gwinnett County players, went 4-1 in the tournament.

Mission lost to Grayson on Saturday and faced them again on Sunday to win the championship. The victory secured a berth in the USSSA Georgia Final Four championship in Henry County on June 29-30.

Team members are Austin Smith, Crews Taylor, Will Harrison, Bradley Kallgren, Tristan Alvarado, Spence Johns, Zack Richardson, Jason Fointno, Christopher Keane, Will Hardigree, Austin Jett, Jake Brace, Tyler Calvert, Bailey Skelley and James Civelli. The team is coached by Tom Taylor, Phil Keane and Scottie Johns.