The Salem 8u is 2-0 on the first day of the Pony International Tournament.
Salem opened with a 10-5 win over Panama. Salem played some great defense stopping any kind of comeback. The Wildcats had multi-hit games from Kai Graham, Kellen Nix, Owen Tennyson, Cameron Slater and Zane Applegate.
Salem then beat Indonesia 13-0 in 4 innings. More great defense held Indonesia to just 3 hits. Salem had 15 as a team with multiple hits from Graham, Tennyson, Slater, Applegate, Jax Schaubert and Rhett Starnes.
Salem will play 2 games today in pool play when they take on Mattoon at 11 and Herrin at 3pm before an exhibition game tonight at 7pm against Shanghai, China.