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The Ellington 10/11 team will play for the state championship on Monday night after splitting the first 2 games this weekend against Trumbull American! On Sunday, Ellington rebounded from a loss on Saturday by winning 2-0 in a rain-shorted 4 inning game. On Saturday, Ellington and Trumbull American played a tremendous ballgame that went 7 innings, with Trumbull prevailing by a score 5-3.
The support for the team has been outstanding in Southington! Please come out again tomorrow night to root the team on. Game-time is 5:30pm in Southington at 605 Spring Street. Hope to see you there!
There will be a send off at 7:30pm tonight (Friday) at Brookside Park. We are hoping for a good turn out to wish the team success!
In addition, Ellington will be hosting the 9-10 State Championship this weekend with games at 4pm on Saturday and 4pm Sunday followed by a game on Monday evening if necessary. Mystic will be playing Fairfield National. Let's show how supportive our Ellington little league community is with a good crowd at Brookside Park. With different game times, an opportunity to attend both Championships!
On Wednesday night, the Ellington 10/11s beat Newington 9-8 in memorable comeback fashion! After trailing 6-0 after one inning, Ellington battled back to reduce the deficit to 8-5 going into the bottom of the fourth. Ellington scored 3 runs in the bottom of the 5th to take a 9-8 lead. Tremendous defense in the top of the 6th inning preserved an exciting 9-8 victory. A remarkable performance to comeback from a large deficit and pull out the victory!
Ellington is Section 2 Champions and now will meet Trumbull in the State Finals starting at 10:00 am this Saturday in a best 2 out of 3 for the state championship!
The team needs the town’s continued support, so let's pack the complex !
All games will be in Southington at 605 Spring Street as follows:
The Ellington Little League is pleased to announce that we have been selected to host the 2014 State Championship series for the 9/10 division. This 2 out of 3 game series will be between the the Section 1 and Section 2 champions in order to determine the State Champion in the 9/10 division!
The series will be played at Brookside Park on the following dates and times:
Saturday - July 26 - 4:00 pm
Sunday - July 27 - 4:00 pm
Monday - July 28 - 5:45 pm (if necessary)
Please contact any board member if you would be interested in assisting at Brookside during this tournament!