Madera all-stars head to state

Note: Most newspaper content reprinted here is incomplete and delayed. Want it all? Sooner? You can subscribe to our full print and online editions by calling (559) 674-4207 and get both editions for the price of one!

webmaster | 07/10/13
Author(s): 

FRESNO — Led by the pitching of Jiovanni Saavedra, the Madera Babe Ruth 13-year-old All-Stars advanced to Friday’s Central California State Tournament by claiming the District 2 Championship.

In the double elimination bracket, Madera had to face a tough Clovis-Clark team three times and won two of those games including an 8-6 title-clinching victory on Saturday at Edison-Fresno.

Madera faces Santa Maria in its state tournament opener on Friday at 10 a.m. in Lodi.

Saavedra, who went 2-0 in the district tournament, started on the mound against Clovis in the championship game...

 

comments powered by Disqus

1