Little League Baseball

Big League Section 3 Tournament

District 57 4, District 45 0: On June 27, the District 57 All-Stars defeated the District 45 team to advance to the Section 3 Big League tournament championship game. District 57 features All-Star players from Pleasanton, Dublin, Danville, San Ramon, Livermore and Granada Little League teams. District 45 includes players from San Leandro, San Lorenzo, Castro Valley, Hayward and Union City Little League teams.

For District 57, pitchers Scott Trask and Dom Albertoni combined for a four-hit shutout as District 57 earned the victory and a championship game berth against District 14 (players from Fremont, Newark, Mission San Jose and Warm Springs Little League teams).

Offensively, Craig Woolson and Albertoni connected on back-to-back doubles which sparked a four-run inning. Daniel Whitney added an RBI single that plated Albertoni, and Sean Westphal hit a two-run double. Jack Sawyer contributed an RBI double of his own, which scored the fourth and final run of the game.