MAHOPAC, N.Y. — The Mahopac Mudcats defeated Kent 9-1 on Saturday, June 17, to capture the 11-and 12-year old Mahopac Sports Association baseball championship. Tyler Castrataro hit a two-run homer over the left field fence. The team had strong hitting and base-running.  Pitching controlled the game behind Tyler Castrataro, Casey Brandstetter, Kevin Dwyer and Chris Sapienza, who only allowed only one run in the sixth inning.

Photo: Back row, from left: coaches Reid Nystrom, Joe Keenan. Middle row: Kevin Dwyer, Nevin Nystrom, Chris Morris, Chris Sapienza, Casey Brandstetter, Tyler Castrataro. Front row: Ryan Tissier, Nick Tedesco, Tyler Arbeit, Nolan Keenan, Sean McDonough.