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Exclusive Interview: Millcreek Manager Tom Hansen Part 2

Posted by Legion Baseball on June 29, 2011 at 12:42 PM

Interview Part 2:


Where does your team's final day rally to win two games over St. Mary's in the Region 8 final last year rank in terms of your coaching accomplishments?

Coach Hansen

It is always a thrill to win the region tournament. ...

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Exclusive Interview: Millcreek Manager Tom Hansen

Posted by Legion Baseball on June 27, 2011 at 8:13 PM

Millcreek, led by manager Tom Hansen, has enjoyed a great deal of success in Region 8 and state play in recent years.  In last year's state tournament, Millcreek started out strong by defeating eventual champion Spring City by a run on the first day.  After dropping a game to eventual runner-up Pennridge, the Region 8 champs defeated Upper Dauphin of Region 4 before bowing out with a season-ending loss to host Boyertown.

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Millcreek Eliminates Upper Dauphin In Game 9

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 29, 2010 at 4:36 PM
Millcreek called on right-hander Bobby Roach to make his first start of the season.  He didn't disappoint, as he went the distance and surrendered just two hits.  The performance will surely be remembered as one of the top outings by a pitcher in this year's state tournament.

Millcreek plated five runs en route to another big win for their program.  This marks the furthes...
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Pennridge Hits Their Way Into Winner's Bracket Final

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 28, 2010 at 6:42 PM

After a huge win, and an apparent upset, yesterday afternoon, Millcreek was looking to take the next step and establish itself as a top team in the 2010 PA Legion State Tournament Wednesday.  The Region 6 champs got by Spring City by a 7-6 score yesterday.  Today, they weren't so lucky.

Pennridge jumped on them, early and often.  The Rams posted sixteen runs on twenty-one hits in j...

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Millcreek Wins Biggest Game In Team History

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 27, 2010 at 6:16 PM

Millcreek is making its fifth appearance in the Pennsylvania Legion Championship Tournament this year, with their overall record entering play at 1-8.  After storming back to defeat St. Mary's in the region eight tournament last week, they drew a less than favorable matchup with region three champion Spring City.

As we noted on the site last week, Spring City topped NorChester in an eliminat...

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State Preview: Millcreek

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 25, 2010 at 9:37 PM

Region: 8


League: Erie County, postseason champions


Millcreek will have the farthest trip of any team to this week’s state tournament, over four hundred miles to be exact.  They’ll embark from Erie County in northwestern PA, and travel over seven hours to Boyertown in the southeastern part...

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Region 8 Tournament Updates

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 20, 2010 at 9:12 AM

The Region 8 Tournament page has been completely updated.  Thanks again to site member Elk County Fan 1 for his help getting the scores.

Elk County Finals Set After Memorable Playoffs

Posted by Adam on July 10, 2010 at 8:25 PM

Here are the playoff results and another great report from Elk County Fan1:

Smethport 15, Kane 7

Ridgway 13, Smethport 5

Best of Three Series:

Fox Twp 9, Bradford 4

Fox Twp 17...

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Elk County League Playoffs Set to Kick Off

Posted by Adam on July 5, 2010 at 4:58 PM

Here is the playoff preview for the Elk County League courtesy of site member Elk County Fan1:

Playoffs start in full force next week with Fox taking on Bradford and St. Mary's facing the winner of the Smethport/Kane vs Ridgway game in the best of three series. Both series should be very interesting as Fox Twp and Ridgway have been playing some great baseball as of late. Fox...

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Bradford Atop Elk County Standings

Posted by Legion Baseball on June 4, 2010 at 2:53 PM

Bradford has displayed some dominance in Elk County and PA's Region 8 in recent years.  And if their early results are any indication, they'll be a force to be reckoned with again this summer. 

Bradford is currently 3-0 in the Elk County League, with recent two-run wins over Kane and Fox Township.

St. Mary's al...

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New Feature: Region 8 Page Links Updated

Posted by Legion Baseball on May 19, 2010 at 11:44 PM

The Region 8 results page has now been updated with links to almost every league and team in the region!  To access the information, simply click on the desired team or league name and the site will open in a new window!

We'll add the rest of the links as they become available.

2009 Year in Review: Elk County League (Region 8)

Posted by Legion Baseball on April 20, 2010 at 6:06 PM

Information on PA's Region 8 is pretty scarce, however, one of our site members has been graceful enough to do a year in review write-up on the Elk County League playoffs.

We thank Elk County Fan1 for the following contribution to the site:

Elk County League Champion Bradford was the state runner-up in 2008 and they picked up whe...

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