Published 3:55 am Wednesday, July 26, 2023
Jackson 96ers Blue 18U baseball player John Wyatt Massey, a Porter’s Chapel Academy senior, received the MVP award at the NABF high school World Series last weekend. The 96ers won two games on Sunday to win the tournament championship, including a 15-1 victory over the Coal Creek Bulls in the title game.
Massey went 6-for-13 in the tournament, with three RBIs and three runs scored. He also pitched 10 innings and struck out five batters while allowing only two earned runs.
Warren Central players Charlie Appleton and Justin Evans also played for the 96ers.