ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – It was a tournament for the ages.
Elmira Cal Ripken League’s nine and under All-Stars won the coveted Western New York State Championship over the weekend. The Elmira sluggers bested Jamestown, 13-3, with the 10-run rule in effect to secure the title.
With the victory, Elmira now advances to the Mid-Atlantic Regionals in New Jersey July 20-23rd.
You can help pitch in and support the players and their families as they work to cover the travel expenses associated with the tournament. The team is in hopes of raising $10,000 for expenses and is thrilled for the opportunity.
For more information on how you can help, find Elmira Cal Ripken League on Facebook and visit their official GoFundMe page.