ROMNEY - On Sunday afternoon, the pitchers for Romney Post 91, John Judy, Blake Wasson, and Andrew Liller displayed their elite skills on the mound throwing 17 strikeouts to clinch the American Legion Area 4 Championship by winning 8-2 over Moorefield Post 64.

ROMNEY - On Sunday afternoon, the pitchers for Romney Post 91, John Judy, Blake Wasson, and Andrew Liller displayed their elite skills on the mound throwing 17 strikeouts to clinch the American Legion Area 4 Championship by winning 8-2 over Moorefield Post 64.
This is the third Area title in the last seven seasons for Romney Post 91. With the win Post 91 clinched a spot in the State Tournament which will begin Wednesday July 26th, in Bridgeport.
John Judy was fantastic on the mound fanning 11 batters from Post 64  over the course of 6 innings. Blake Wasson pitched 2 innings and compiled 5 strikeouts.  Andrew Liller was given the task to close out the game and he added 1 more strikeout to the total tally.
At the plate leadoff hitter Zach Whitacre had 3 hits and 2 runs while 1st baseman John Ackerman had 3 hits, 2 runs, and 2 RBI. John Judy batted cleanup and posted 3 hits 1 run, and 1 RBI.
The state tournament is being held at the Bridgeport Rec Complex and the  opening ceremonies start at 6pm Tuesday July 25th. Game 1 is on Wednesday at 3:30pm.