The Dodgers, sponsored by Grocery Supply Company, captured the 2009 Little League City Championship (11-12 year old division). The Dodgers swept a double header in the championship series, defeating the D’Backs 12-4 in game 1 and 9-2 in Game 2. Pictured front kneeling from left to right: Kaden Moore, Logan Merrell, Dakota Emerson, Tyler McKinney and Jeremiah Kelleher. Standing back row, from left, head coach – Robert Cody, Cain Cody, Peyton Howard, Levi Williams, Chase Harry, Derrick Weeks, Will Sant and coach Jeff Sant.
Summer baseball playoff action continues for area teams with the following action scheduled:The Farm League (9U) All-Star schedule for Sulphur Springs includes the upcoming games at Woodall Field in Paris. Friday at 6:45 p.m. Sulphur Springs vs. Paris American; 8:30 p.m. Paris National vs Sulphur Springs.
Tarry Davison set the lanes on fire Thursday night with his first career 800 series.
Davison jumped out of the gate with a 289 game that had 10 strikes in a row, then followed up with a 276 and 256 to post an 821. Davison struck 28 out of 36 possible strikes in his first three games. Dewayne Roach just missed a perfect game with a 299 during Thursday night’s competition.
The Darlings Hall Oil Drillers won the American League and city title. From left, front row, (honorary player) Calli Voorheese, Allie Price, KayKay Skaggs, Makenzie Morgan, Maddison Carrell and Brittani Horton. Second row, Valori Voorheese, Takara Miles, Jacie McKinney and Sadie Stroud. Standing in back, left to right, coaches, Chris Voorheese and Keith Stroud. Courtesy photo