Tue, Sep 10, 2013
For Immediate Release
Contact: Gayle Stark
Emmorton Thunder and Hickory Hornets Win APGFCU’s 2013 Community Invitational at Ripken Stadium
(Aberdeen, August 30, 2013) Aberdeen Proving Ground Federal Credit Union (APGFCU) hosted its 9th annual Community Invitational tournament for local youth softball and baseball teams on Saturday, August 3, 2013, at the Ripken Youth Baseball Academy in Aberdeen.
Nine 11-under and 12-under teams from Harford and Cecil counties recreational councils participated in this grand slam tournament, allowing many of them an unprecedented opportunity for tournament play at Ripken Stadium.
Teams played in double-elimination rounds. The top two scoring teams from each sport went on to play final championship games. Trophies were awarded to all players on the first place and runner-up teams.
The first- and second-place winners are:
First-Place: Hickory Hornets
Second-Place: Forest Hill Express
First-Place: Emmorton Thunder
Second-Place: Churchville Patriots
APG Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit cooperative financial institution and is open to anyone who lives, works, worships, volunteers or attends school in Harford or Cecil County.