Members of the 2013 Babe Ruth Baseball Tri-County All-stars are pictured above. The team attended this year’s state tournament in Lamar on July 19-22. They competed in the 13-year-old division. Pictured are; back row (l-r), Coach Jeremy McCracken, (SC), Summit Wallace (G), Chase Myers (SC), Peter Carlson (SC), Jacob Lewis (SC), Colton Hoer (SC), Pedro Madaleno (SC), Derek Geesing (G) and Coach Steve Lewis (SC). In the front row is Alex McCracken (SC), Shaun Peterson (SC), Ty Grant (SC), Turner Peterson (G) and Sam Collins (M).Players in the 13-year-old Babe Ruth Baseball League from Surface Creek (SC), Montrose (M) and Gunnison (G) teamed up to challenge for the champions' title in the state all-star baseball tournament on July 19-22 in Lamar.
"We formed a competitive team on short notice.
Though we did not manage to earn the state title, we did have success at the tournament. I am proud of these athletes and look forward to their baseball futures," coach Jeremy McCracken said.
In addititon, McCracken stated, "We want to be sure to sincerely thank the individuals and businesses who provided donations to help these young athletes reach for their dreams."