News


Tri-Valley Babe Ruths fall to Tallahassee in championship game

Despite offensive rally late in the game, 13-year-old All Stars couldn't catch up

Tri-Valley Babe Ruth's 13-year-old All Stars made it all the way to the series championship playoff game, but fell short to Tallahassee-Leon Saturday for a heart-wrenching defeat.

Tri-Valley, which has been dominating in the 10-day series held in Murray, Utah, put the first run on the scoreboard in the bottom of the first, but quickly fell behind to the Florida team as they scored six runs in the second to make it 6-1.

Tallahassee tacked on two more and Tri-Valley one, bringing the score to 8-2 before a short-lived comeback began. But despite scoring five more runs, it wasn't enough to tie the game and Tallahassee made a quick three outs to end the game, giving them the championship title.

Comments

 +   Like this comment
Posted by Jerry
a resident of Oak Hill
on Sep 2, 2009 at 11:40 am

Congratulations to these Tri-Valley youngsters...

You had a great run. There are many of your peers that would have been overjoyed to have had the experence you enjoyed...


 +   Like this comment
Posted by Babe Ruth
a resident of Amador Valley High School
on Oct 29, 2009 at 10:26 pm

Great job TVBR.
Pick a team of all stars next year and you have it won.


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: *

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

A fitting tribute to Ken Mercer
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 958 views

Lulu is back home!!!!
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 793 views