Neshobe to host Little League tourney, derby
BRANDON — Neshobe School will this weekend host the third annual Marble Valley All Star Jamboree and Home Run Derby for Under-12 and Under-10 Little League all-star teams from Vermont and New York, including a number of players from Addison County and Brandon.
According to organizer Duke Whitney games will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday and run through midafternoon on Sunday.
The Marble Valley U-12 team, the defending champs, includes Middlebury’s Dylan Stowe; Brandon’s Isaac Whitney, Logan Letourneau, Quincy Boone, Jackson Howe and Hayden Lutkus; Sudbury’s Zac Dragon; Fair Haven’s Maxx Kyhill; Caleb Foster and Jack Almeida from Orwell and Benson; and Pittsford’s Brody Lathrop, Nolan Tripp and Jacob Warrell.
The Marble Valley U-10 team includes Brandon’s Lucas Whitney, Colby Benoit, Nolan Quenneville, Max Potter and Marek Heitmann; Joe Kendall and Tom Buxton from Orwell and Benson; Fair Haven’s Sam Kyhill; and Barstow’s Collin Bridge, Aiden Galliano, Gavin Sullivan, Gavin Treanor, Charlie Murphy and Giovanni Spalleiri.
The Home Run Derby will run throughout the day on Saturday, with divisions for 8- and 9-, 10- and 12-, 13- and 15-, 16-17-year olds, and an 18-plus category.
More information and scheduling are available at the Facebook page “Marble Valley Baseball Jamboree” or from Whitney at firstname.lastname@example.org.