PAC Wins Game Day Freedom Classic


Published on July 7 2014 3:50 am
Written by Millie Lange

Members of the PAC Team Extreme are, first row, left to right, Mason Hull, Cody Jansen, Brett Koester, Ryan Sandifer and Mike Martz. Second row, left to right, Coach Larry Jansen, Brent Beals, Drew Gibson, Lee Hardiek, Coach Jeff Hardiek, Tyler Gottfriedt, Tyler Pullen and Coach Chris Koester.

INDIANAPOLIS -- The PAC Team Extreme 14 year old baseball team continued its winning ways by capturing the Game Day Freedom Classic Championship at Grand Park  in Indianapolis  over the weekend.

The PAC earned the top seed in pool play and won three straight games Sunday, including a win over Lexington Kentucky by a score of 6-2 in the championship game.

After successes in Chicago and Notre Dame the past two weeks, the PAC 14 year old team won its fourth championship this summer in Grand Park, the brand new $45 million, 26 diamond sports complex just north of Indianapolis. Grand Park was built on 400 acres and is the single largest multi-purpose youth complex in the United States.

The PAC players include Mason Hull, Brett Koester, Brent Beals, Lee Hardiek, Cody Jansen, Drew Gibson, Ryan Sandifer, Turner Pullen, Tyler Gottfried, and Quin Martz. The coaches are Jeff Hardiek, Chris Koester and Larry Jansen.