On March 3-4, 2017, the Cleveland Rams Varsity baseball team
were participants in the...
2017 Cape Hatteras Sandlot Tournament
hosted at/by Cape Hatteras High School.
And for the 2nd time, YOUR Cleveland Rams
came out the CHAMPIONS!
The Rams won the championship by defeating the Cape Hatteras Hurricanes, 17-0 (in 5 innings)
in the 1st Rnd of the tournament on Friday (3/3)...
and then they defeated the Currituck Cty Knights, 5-3 for the Championship on Saturday (3/4)!
Several Rams were selected to the All-Tournament team including...
Also, Cleveland's Jo Jo Smothers was selected as the tournament's...
Most Valuable Player!
Click here to view video of the All Tournament presentations!
Also following the tournament, a HEARTWARMING special presentation was made
by Coach Keith Durham (Cape Hatteras)
in honor of CvHS's own...
Coach John Jacobs!
Coach Durham established the
John Jacobs SEA Award
(Selflessness, Excellence, & Attitude)
"...things that (Coach Jacobs) embodies as a coach and he really, really values in a player. And this award each year will go to a young man from one of the four teams competing...that always puts 'team' first. Doesn't have to be the most talented athlete, but is always there. A guy you can count on. You gotta have something done and you know he's going to be there. You know he's never going to quit. You know he's going to keep fighting." - Coach Keith Durham
The inaugural recipient of the award was presented to CvHS's own...
Click here to view video of this VERY special presentation in honor of Coach John Jacobs!
Congratulations to Coach Lee, Coach Bogel, Coach Jacobs
and of course...
YOUR CLEVELAND RAMS!