Nick Ciuffo, USA 16U National Team win Gold Medal

Lagos de Moreno, Mexico - Keegan Thompson pitched a four-hitter and struck out 12 while former Wando catcher Nick Ciuffo collected two hits that helped Team USA to a 9-0 win over Cuba in the IBAF 16U World Championship game Sunday night.

Ciuffo, who hit .545 over the eight-game event, scored a run and drove in another.  Team USA finished the event 7-1  and outscored the opposition 116-50.