Little League: Shining bright

The Nevada City All-Stars (10-12 year olds) won the first ever Little League District 11 Softball All-Stars Tournament Tuesday in Foresthill. The team is comprised of, front row from left, Karlee Turner, Kyra Thompson, Monroe Ford, Jessica Rivenes, Evangeline Carman, Savana Hilton-Frazer, and Joslyn Henry. Back row from left, coach Ray Thompson, Ruby Smith, Baylee Johnson, Arianni Cope, Savannah Noxon, manager Dave Rivenes, Alyssa Rubiales, Summer Shattuck and coach Josh Noxon.

With dominant pitching and plenty of pop at the plate, the Nevada City All-Stars (10-12 year olds) powered past the competition and claimed the first ever Little League District 11 Softball All-Stars Tournament Championship.

“I’m really impressed with the girls and how they came out and dominated this tournament,” said Nevada City All-Stars manager Dave Rivenes.