The Del Rey Little League all-star baseball team won the District 37 Championship in the nine- and ten-year-old division Sunday, July 16th, after a commanding 11-2 victory over HollyPark Little League.
Trailing 9-2 in the first game of the District 37 tournament against Aviation Little League, Del Rey bounced back to take a 10-9 victory.
In another come-from-behind victory against tournament favorite Ladera Little League Saturday, July 15th, Del Rey trailed 10-2 early but surged back for the 11-10 win, putting Del Rey in the finals against HollyPark.
HollyPark had earlier defeated Del Rey 6-5 in seven innings in the first game of the tournament Tuesday, July 11th.
In the first championship game against HollyPark, Del Rey came out strong and won convincingly 12-2 in four innings.
Del Rey again overpowered HollyPark in the second game of the finals and captured the district title after trailing 2-0 early.
The team has now moved on to the state sectional tournament.