LCPRC salutes Little League baseball champs

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County all-star teams play in district tournaments

By The Staff

This year, the Lancaster County Parks and Recreation Commission Little League baseball program, sanctioned through Little League, crowned three regular-season champions.
Coach Pitch (ages 7-8)
All Hours Plumbing from the Indian Land area took the Coach Pitch regular season title.
The league, for 7-8-year-olds, had eight teams throughout the county.
Two all-star teams will represent the league in the North District Three tournament at Runde Field in Tega Cay.
Lancaster American opened play Thursday, June 9, against Tega Cay Royal.
Lancaster National received a bye and played the winner of the Lancaster American vs Tega Cay Royal game on Friday, June 10.
Other teams in the double-elimination field were Lake Wylie, Fort Mill and Tega Cay Gold.
Minors (ages 9-10)
The 9-10 Minor league and tournament champion was Blackwell, Trimnal, Myers from the Buford area. The team went undefeated in the regular season and tournament.
The Minors division had seven teams throughout the county this season.
The Lancaster Minors all-star team will open play Thursday, June 16, at Runde Field in Tega Cay.
Lancaster received the bye and will play the winner of the Fort Mill A vs. Tega Cay game.
Other teams in the field include Fairfield County, Lake Wylie and Fort Mill B.
Majors (ages 11-12)
The 11-12 Majors division regular-season and tournament title was won by Camp Creek Grocery from Buford.
The league had a total of 12 teams in the Majors division from throughout the county.
The Majors all-stars district tournament will be hosted by Lancaster County Parks and Recreation.
All games will be played at Springdale Park in Lancaster. Games will begin June 24 and end June 30.
The double-elimination tournament includes teams from Lake Wylie, Tega Cay, Fort Mill, Newport, Fairfield County and Lancaster.
Lancaster received a bye and will open play at 8 p.m. June 25 against the winner of Fort Mill vs. Newport.
Lancaster County Parks and Recreation officials said they would like to thank all the sponsors for this year’s Little League program.
“We would also like to thank Lancaster Motor Company for all their support through the Chevy Baseball program,” said Hal Hiott of the LCPRC. “Thanks to all our managers, coaches and team parents for a job well done this season.”