CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham U11 White travel baseball team defeated Livingston, 7-6 in extra innings, to win the American Northeast Division of the United States Amateur Baseball League (USABL).
The final was a rematch of last year's final won by Livingston. This year, Chatham threw out a runner at the plate in the seventh inning to preserve the win.
The Chatham U11 White travel team is the Hawk Allstate Chatham Baseball Team of the Week.
The Chatham U11 White team played in three tournaments over the spring season and played a total of 22 games.
This team also won the USABL Memorial Weekend tournament played in Englishtown, scoring 36 runs in three games to take home top honors.
The coaches of the Chatham 11U White team are: Ken Jenks, Mark Javello, John Bitar, John DelRe
The 12 players are: Trent Jenks, Jackson Hodges, Teddy Mendrzycki, Justin Regno, Charlie Shushansky, Will Presti, Alex Johnson, Bryan Javello, Ben Solak, Jacob Bitar, Giovanni DelRe, Jack Tunny.
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