Dragons travel to Cooperstown | Collierville Independent


The Collierville Dragons Maroon 12s competitive baseball team recently traveled to Cooperstown, N.Y. to compete in a week long competitive baseball tournament hosted by Cooperstown Dreams Park. Cooperstown Dreams Park hosts a 12-year-old only tournament. Each week, during the months of June, July and August, they host 104 teams from all across the United States. The Dragons participated from June 14-20, beating teams from Ohio, Michigan, Nevada, Illinois, California and Florida. The team had a successful showing during the tournament week, turning in a 7-1 record and making it to the Sweet Sixteen. The team finished tied for ninth place out of the 104 teams. Pictured are players Vaught Benge, Ethan Burns, Collin Causey, Legend Denler, Wade Goetz, Hayden Hammett, Noah Hattier, Nick Hassler, Austin Hill, Austin Randall, Gary Smith and Jake Walker, and coaches Todd Hammett, Richard Causey, Mat Hattier, Rob Goetz and Gary Smith.