Tim Thompson roots for the Stallions during the final inning of a
game for third place at Youth Sports Inc. fields. The Stallions
beat the Cobras and claimed third place in the DCABA 12-under
Despite enterinG the Douglas County Amateur Baseball Association
10-under tournament with the worst record, the Astros
nothing-to-lose attitude gave them a renewed sense of enthusiasm.
Nats right fielder Cody Russell launches the ball into the sky. As
the sun sets and the lights flicker on, the Douglas County 4-H
Fairgrounds baseball diamonds transform into a slice of Americana.
Sulin Sehorn comforts her son, Austin Sehorn, after a close loss
Hawks baserunner Travis Sanders safely slides into second base,
beating Falcon Nathan Padia's tag. The 12-under teams battled in
the first round of the postseason tournament as temperatures neared
100 degrees last week on the diamonds at the 4-H Fairgrounds.
Laurie Martin-Frydman, right, and her brother Patrick Martin
celebrate a score by the Astros. After witnessing the team lose
many close games during the regular season, the victory was a
breath of fresh air for the Astros.
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