STANTON - The East Kentucky Nasty Boys 8U travel baseball team won the Powell County Pirate Classic over the weekend. The East Kentucky youth baseball team went 3-1 in pool play and defeated the Richmond Flying Squirrels 11- 5 in the tournament’s championship game.
The East Kentucky Nasty Boys is made up of young baseball players from Floyd, Knott, Johnson and Breathitt counties. Head coach Greg Horne, assistant coaches Doug Hopkins, Dwayne Napier, Jackie Fugate and Johnny Stacy guide the squad. Team members are Izaac Bellamy, Conner Fugate, Griffin Collins, Andrew Kidd, John Little, Dylon Stacy, Conner Hopkins, Jackson Goble, Caleb Lawson, Brock Horne and Conner Napier. The East Kentucky Nasty Boys will be back on the field during the upcoming weekend, competing in a tournament at Alice Lloyd College.