Morton Mystics 16U

Emma Heath of the 16U Morton Mystics makes a shoestring catch in right field against the Warren Wave on June 23.  The Mystics played in the BNGSA Field of Dreams tournament over the weekend.  They were undefeated in pool play, earning a no. 1 seed and a first-round bye in bracket play.  They beat the Wave 9-8 in the quarterfinal round in a dramatic come-from-behind fashion after being down 8-2.  The Mystics fell in the semifinals to tournament champions, Vernon Hills Sting. They placed in the final four out of 22 16U teams.