Lynchburg Little League All-Stars - ABC 13 Team of the Week
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - Today's Team of the Week is the Lynchburg Little League 11-and-12-year-old All-Stars.
Lynchburg beat Danville to win the District Two championship and a spot in the state tournament beginning a week from Friday night in Triangle in northern Virginia.
This team has lots of experience, nine of the 13 players are 12 years old playing their final year of Little League.
Chad Barnett, LYNCHBURG ALL-STARS MANAGER, said "You know we have some good pitching, good hitting. You know it's a team game, baseball is a team game. And we definitely have a very balanced, deep team with a lot of good players on this team."
Caden Martin, LYNCHBURG SHORTSTOP/PITCHER, said "I've had five hits in our two games. And I had two home runs in one game, I surprised myself. And everybody else has been playing good, too."
Lane Duff, LYNCHBURG FIRST BASEMAN/PITCHER, said "Just strong. Play like you're playing in your backyard, do your best. And just always try to succeed in everything you do."