Little League All-Star Team Performance

12U and 10U teams have played well

It has been an exciting all-star tournament for the Philipstown Little League teams. This year a 12U and a 10U team were created. The 12U team is made up of players who are 11 and 12 years old. The 10U players are 10 and 9. Historically Philipstown has had a hard time competing due to the small size of the town compared to Poughkeepsie, LaGrange and some of the large towns we play against.

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This year, though, has been different. Our 12U team kept every single game extremely close, losing 7-4, 5-4, 5-4 and 5-3 in their finale. The team had a lot of youth on it and was mostly 11-year-olds. Those 11-year-olds will be back next year and will no doubt perform even better than they did this year.


The 10U team has really performed well and jumped out to a 2-0 record in its pool play. This week it lost its first game to a tough Fishkill team. With a 2-1 record and two games left, the Philipstown team needs to win the next two to guarantee advancement into the single-elimination portion of the tournament.

Whatever happens, the players on these teams have played well, given their all and made Philipstown proud!

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