In the majors title game against Creamer Tile, it was a clutch two-run triple and dominant pitching performance that helped McDonald’s repeat as kings of the Madera National Little League (MNLL).
In a rematch of last season’s MNLL Majors championship game, it was McDonald’s (22-1) that advanced to the City Championship for the second straight season as it edged out Creamer Tile, 2-1, on Saturday at Lions Town and Country Park.
“They’re just an extremely talented bunch of kids,” longtime McDonald’s manager Ray Hix said of his team. “We fully expected to be back here in the (MNLL) championship game and win it.”
For the second consecutive year, McDonald’s will face defending Madera American Little League Majors and City Champion Papa Murphy’s (23-0) on Saturday on Field 1 at Lions Town and Country Park at 7:30 p.m. following the Minors City Championship game against MALL representative Perko’s Cafe and MNLL champion David’s Equipment Repair...