07/24/2018 6:39 PM
The West Boca Snappers and Palm Beach Xtreme will advance to the SFCBL Semi Finals tomorrow starting at 11AM at Little Fenway. The Snappers defeated the #6 Delray Beach Lightning 5-1 and were led by Francisco Urbaez (Florida Atlantic University) who went 4 for 4 with a double and RBI. Havier Sans (South Florida State) got the win going 5 strong innings and striking out 4 batters.
The Palm Beach Xtreme defeated the Boynton Beach Buccaneers 9-8 in a thrilling game that came down to the last strike and last out. In the bottom of the 8th and 9th innings the Bucs scored a combined 7 runs coming just short of a walk off win. For the Xtreme, Keegan Collett (Florida Gulf Coast University) had an outstanding start striking out 9 batters and giving up only 1 hit in 7 innings pitched. PJ Cimo (South Florida State) led the Xtreme offense going 4 for 5 with 2 RBI's. Tim O'Connor (Adelphi University) and Jake Roper (University of Maine) both had home runs for the Buccaneers.
Tomorrow morning the West Boca Snappers will play the the Pompano Beach Clippers at 11AM and the Palm Beach Xtreme will play the Palm Beach Diamond Ducks at 230PM. The winners tomorrow will advance to the 2018 SFCBL Championship Series.