Manatee East Little League’s Minors Division All-Stars earned a spot in the district championship after rallying from behind to defeat North River National 10-9 in the double elimination round of the Manatee County District 26 Little League All-Star Tournament at Braden River Park.
Manatee East will try to wrap up its perfect season thus far with a district championship at 6 p.m., July 9. The team will play the winner of game 5 between Manatee American and North River National.
Currently 0 Responses
Instructor jazzes up routine
The East County’s Sue Encke, a jazzercise instructor, recently attended the annual Jazzercise Live event in Washington, D.C., along with more than 1,500 other customers and instructors from across the world.
Tiny Hands supports students
The Tiny Hands Foundation, with the help of more than 200 volunteers, will fill 1,500 backpacks with school supplies for children in need from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 2, at the Boys and Girls Club of Sarasota, 3100 Fruitville Road, Sarasota.
Fund begins wreath sales
The Taylor Emmons Scholarship Fund, established in honor of former Out-of-Door Academy student Taylor Emmons, is at it again.