August 1, 2017 > State tournament begins
State tournament begins
Submitted By Mike HeightchewÊ
Fremont American Little League played host to the 2017 Northern California 9/10/11 Year Old State Tournament at Marshall Park (Fremont), beginning Saturday, July 22. The first game began at 10 a.m. followed by opening ceremonies during which Fremont Lily Mei threw an honorary first pitch.
Officials and staff of CA District 14 Little League spoke of the goals of Little League, to help players become good people. Exciting tournament followedÊasÊAlmaden Little League, District 12 Section 5, shut outÊthe District 35, Section 1 All Stars from Santa Rosa American Little League 6-0, the Section 4 All Stars from District 11, Tri City Little League (Rocklin), beat the Section 6 District 73's All Stars Turlock AmericanÊLLÊ12-2Êand Porterville LL representing Section 7 and District 34 defeated the Redwood Empire LL All Stars from Section 2 District 26, 11-1.
Sunday's action sawÊHillsborough LL drop a game to Section 12, District 52's All Stars fromÊAlmaden LL 7-6, while Tri City LL, Section 4, District 11Êshut out Porterville LL, Section 7 District 34, 10-0.
In an Elimination Bracket Game on Sunday, the Redwood Empire All Stars stayed alive with a 11-1 victory over the Turlock American LL Stars, eliminating TALL from the tournament.
Redwood Empire LL will faceÊHillsborough LL on July 24th. The winner will play the winner between Porterville and Santa Rosa Little Leagues on July 25th.
All games are played at Marshall Park