La Grande all-stars batter opponents
ATHENA — La Grande’s two Little League baseball teams got off to a good start at the district tournament in Athena this weekend.
La Grande’s 9-10-year-old baseball team opened the tournament with a dominating win, defeating Milton-Freewater 27-1.
The team was sparked by Logan
Next up for the 9-10 team is Pilot Rock. The teams will face off at noon Tuesday.
The 10-11 team dropped its first game to Pendleton, 11-2.
The squad faced Triangle at 9 this
In the 11-12-year-old bracket, La Grande cruised to a 12-0 victory over Harney County to open the tournament.
Bryant Gerdes and Derek Williams combined to pickup the shutout on the mound.
La Grande will face Pendleton at 4:30 today in a highly anticipated matchup.
All games have been pushed back a day due to a storm Saturday afternoon.
The championship games for each age bracket will be played later this week.