The Turlock American and Turlock National squads faced off in an elimination game for the 10-year-old District 73 All-Star tournament on Thursday night at Soderquist Field and the game proved to be a tight thriller until the closing innings.
The highly anticipated matchup between the Turlock American and Turlock National All-Star teams in the 12-year-old District 73 bracket resulted in a lopsided game that ended in a mercy-rule decision on Tuesday afternoon.
The Turlock American 11-year-old All-Stars powered through the District 73 bracket this past week and rolled through three games with ease, capturing a banner and a spot in this year's 10-11 age group Sections tournament.
Monday's semifinal game between the Turlock American and National 13-year-old All-Stars started off back and forth, but ended in a remarkable comeback from the Americans who overcame a seven-run deficit in the final inning to capture the win.
The Turlock American 11-year-old All-Stars are ready to compete in this year's District 73 tournament, and perhaps repeat what they achieved in 2014, but to do that they'll have to outplay a tough Turlock National team and the top seeded Los Banos team.
It's time for some All-Star baseball and the Turlock National 11-year-old squad is ready to battle in the District 73 tournament for the chance at a title and their head coach has all the confidence that they will be a tough competitor.
Turlock American majors A's were one win away from capturing the Tournament of Champions title, but ultimately the squad fell to Atwater in a 10-4 final on Friday after pulling out a tight win the night before that ended 4-2.
The Turlock American Bulls faced off against Delhi on the second day of the minors Tournament of Champions, in what turned out to be an offensive fury for the Bulls who were able to turn things around coming off a tough defeat in the first game on Saturday.
For the fourth consecutive season, the Turlock Seadogs summer youth swim program placed first at the Tracy Invitational, sweeping through their opponents with a large number of talented swimmers on both the girls and boys side.