The 2016 Nevada District 1 All Star Tournament… Day 9

The championships are set… Championship Sunday is coming up!

The 10’s… Reno American vs. Truckee (11 AM, Field 2)

The 11’s… Reno American vs. Carson Valley (2:30 PM, Field 2)

The 12’s… Reno American vs. Reno National (5 PM, Field 2)

The Jrs… Reno American vs. Reno National (10 AM, Field 6)

I’m seeing a trend there… 🙂

There will also be the 3rd place games on Sunday at 10:30 for the 10’s, 1:30 for the 11’s and 4:00 for the 12’s, all on Field 4

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I believe it is my sporting obligation to choose the “bat on ball grand slam” as today’s Photo of the Day! 🙂 How can ANYONE argue with THAT call? 🙂Carson Valley Little League

The 2016 Nevada District 1 All Star Tournament… Day 8

Getting down to just a few teams left in the hunt for the championships for each age division… Some really close games tonight along with some really great plays!  Well done players!

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Have to go with this one tonight for Photo of the Day… I wasn’t on the ball enough to actually get the play he made but a huge ball of dirt swallowed him… but he made the play and kept the ball in the infield! 🙂

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The 2016 Nevada District 1 All Star Tournament… Day 7

Day 7 down… If you were out at the park tonight you witnessed a great game between the Reno National 12’s and the Reno American 12’s… great game!  Should be a teaser for what’s still to come in the tournament!

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The Photo of the Day comes from that same game… the first baseman made the play, the runner was out, just liked the out of balance look in the photo of the 1st baseman, fun stuff!Reno National Little League

The 2016 Nevada District 1 All Star Tournament… Day 6

We’re back in action after the 4th of July day off… The tournaments are winding down, teams are going home… the play is certainly heating up!  Close action, close games, hard play, this is where it starts to get interesting!

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Have to choose this one for the Photo of the Day… Marcus didn’t hesitate to slide and managed to slide right under the tag… Great slide Marcus!Marcus Sanders Slide into 3rd, Nevada All Star Little League

The 2016 Nevada District 1 All Star Tournament… Day 5

Day 5 in the books, day off tomorrow!  Whew!  We’re tired!

Today started the “going home” stage of the tournaments… that ramps up the “urgency” for me in getting photos, it’s been a busy weekend with long hours!  We get a break for the 4th of July Holiday tomorrow and back at it Tuesday evening.

We’ll see you at the field on Tuesday!

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Here’s the photo of the day!

A shoutout to the Umpires today!  They are ALL volunteers for this tournament!  Thank you ALL!!Nevada District 1 Little League Umpire