11-12 year old All-Stars bow out of Little League finals

Big Bats fall silent

    The Beardstown 11-12 year old All-Stars crashed and burned in the District 17 Little League finals as their bats suddenly went silent, bowing out with a 1-2 mark.
    The hometown lads won their opener over Quincy American 11-6, then dropped a 8-5 decision to host Brown County, dropping them into the loser’s bracket where they lost 6-4 to Tri-County and were eliminated from tournament.

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    Recently, two friends explained to me that my article published on Feb. 6 hurt and angered many folks in the community, veterans in particular. I’m thankful they cared enough to come to me.