Little League marks anniversaries, All-Stars


The Fredericksburg Little League celebrated the 75th year of Little League base-ball and 40th year of soft-ball. Later in the evening, the league recognized the All-Star players that will represent Fredericksburg in tournament play. — Stand-ard-Radio Post/Ken Esten Cooke

By Austin R. Eck

The Fredericksburg Little League All-Stars continued their tournament season as intermediate baseball, coach-pitch softball and machine-pitch baseball all had games this week.

 

Intermediate baseball

Fredericksburg’s intermediate baseball All-Stars had a hot start to its tournament season, earning a 20-0 victory over Mason, Monday evening in Oak Crest Park.

Gary Sorola led the team’s offense with two home runs, six RBIs and five hits at five at-bats. Tucker Elliot hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning. Adding to offense, Aiden McCullough earned three hits with three at-bats.

The game was called at the end of the fifth inning because of a 10-run mercy rule.

The Fredericksburg boys continued tournament action on Tuesday night against Burnet/Bertram. Full details of that game will be published in next week’s issue of the Fredericksburg Standard-Radio Post.

 

Coach-pitch softball

The coach-pitch softball All-Stars continued their perfect season with three wins as they earned the title tournament champion in Fredericksburg this weekend. 

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