The Carrington Redbirds 10-and-under (10U) baseball team placed second in the state at the Class "B" Cal Ripken Baseball Tournament in Casselton July 21-23. They went 2-1 in pool play, and advanced to the championship, where they were defeated by Wahpeton, 6-0. Team members are, back row (L-R): Krew Wolsky, Cade Helseth, Jayce Kollman, Landin Clifton, James Rau, Gannon Inglish, Radke Hooey and Weston Irmen. Front row: Adrian Oatis and Asher McIlonie. Coaches, not pictured, are Randy Hooey, Justin Kollman and Michael Rau. (Courtesy photo)
The future of baseball in Carrington is in good hands, if the results from the 10-and-under state tournament is any indication.
The 10U Redbirds placed as the runners-up for that age group in the State "B" Cal Ripken Baseball Tournament in Casselton July 21-23.
Play in the tournament featured a round-robin format in two pools, played Thursday and Friday, and the top two teams from each four-tea...