In the district championship game Deckerville upset Ubly 10-7. Deckerville managed 10 runs on 5 hits, while Ubly managed 7 runs on 12 hits. Ubly however had 5 errors, with the biggest coming in the 3rd inning as Deckerville loaded the bases on an error and hit a grand slam. "That was huge for them! We (Mitch Cleary) just got done hitting a 3 run homer then to come out and play poor defense and allow them to take the momentum and the lead- is just frustrating." Said Coach Becker.
Ubly then added a couple more runs but the story remained the same for Ubly's defense as they surrendered several runs on critical errors.
"I give Deckerville a lot of credit, Coach Noble has put in a lot of work and effort into his program, but we allowed 8 unearned runs in the ballgame. You aint gonna beat anybody playing that poorly in the field. It is frustrating because we did not play to our potential and that really boils down to coaching- It is my responsibility to get the kids to reach thei