Morgan County Little League Jr. All-Stars capture Area 2 Championship, advance to district tournament

by Jamie Harris

It was an exciting week for the Morgan County Little League Junior All-Star team this past week. Team MoCo picked up two wins in the Area 2 Championship tournament last Tuesday and Wednesday. On Tuesday, June 18, Team MoCo defeated Moorefield 13-0 to advance to the Area 2 Championship game. On Wednesday, June 19, Team MoCo defeated Hampshire 7-1 to capture the Area 2 title and advance to the District Tournament.

The District Tournament will take place on Friday, June 28 in Martinsburg at Oatesdale Park at 8 p.m. against Martinsburg’s Junior All-Star Team.

Morgan County Little League JR All Star Team-Area 2 Champions.
Standing, from left, are Coach Zach Rider, Manager Brad Maconaughey, #19 Caiden Groves, #2 Karsin Moon, #1 Liam Coffman, #20 Jacob Stotler, #35 Brennan Anderton, #72 Matthew Slifer, Coach John Gaither, Kneeling, from left, are #13 Conner Maconaughey, #22 Evan Kessel, #7 Tommy Dudich, #3 Avery Rider, #26 Kadan Henry and #42 Braylon Miller.
photo courtesy of Ashley Moss