SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) - Starting pitcher Brock Myers struck out eight and homered, and Goodlettsville, Tenn., beat Kearney, Neb., 12-1 on Thursday. Myers, a 12-year-old righty, kept the Midwest's mini-mashers at bay with a fastball and off-speed pitch. He allowed one hit over 4 1-3 innings.
Myers added a two-run blast in the fifth, and Ryan Lyle also homered before Tennessee added seven runs in the sixth. Goodlettsville hit 4 home runs in the win.
Goodlettsville moves on to play Petaluma, California Sunday at 1PM. The game will be broadcast live on Nashville's News 2.
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