Little League all-stars step up to bat
Texas Little League season is in full swing with teams competing in tournaments across the area and more to come this weekend.
Machine Pitch Boys
The 8u Machine Pitch Boys from Fredericksburg took another first place trophy home for the second time this season.
The boys won in Mason on Thursday, June 16.
The boys played again Sunday night, June 19 in the Llano Machine Pitch tournament, taking home another first place win.
They will continue play on Saturday, June 25.
Minor Softball will compete Friday, June 24 at Old Fair Park at the HEB fields.
Major Girls’ district softball tournament will begin Monday, June 27.
The local girls will play in Ingram at 7 p.m. Monday against Llano.
The Minor Boys have been practicing for the past three weeks, preparing for the upcoming district tournament.
“The boys have been practicing very hard and show to have a lot of fight in them,” said coach Lane Ottmers.
The boys have a scrimmage today, June 22, and will then begin the district tournament in Burnet on Saturday, June 25.
The tournament will have teams in a double elimination format.
Major Boys played two games this past weekend at Canyon Lake to help prepare for the district tournament.
The Fredericksburg team won both games, 14-5 and 13-4.
The team will compete in Ingram on Sunday, June 26 at 7 p.m. with a game against Boerne.
The district tournament for Junior Girls begins Sunday, June 26 with an evening competition between Kerrville and Blanco.
The Fredericksburg team will play the winner of that game on Monday night, June 27.
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