Top seed Refuge 1 entered the tournament with a perfect 14-0 record and won each game by an average of almost 13 runs. On Saturday, they were forced to play shorthanded and were knocked into the loser’s bracket by fifth seed Karmel 2. Refuge 1 fought all the way back to face Karmel 2 for the championship on Sunday. Refuge 1 took the first game from Karmel 2, forcing a 3rd meeting between the two teams. Karmel 2 showed that their win the previous day was no fluke by defeating Refuge 1 a second time for the championship. Third seed Cambridge Lutheran’s only losses were to the top 2 teams as they also had a great tournament run to finish 3rd.