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Champions!

Photo: The Kaneland Knights 12U team is all smiles following their 10-9 win in the championship game of the Kane County Bronco League season-ending tournament. The Knights finished the year with an 18-2 record. Team members included Colin Noel (front row, left to right), Brennan Hare, Jake Romas, Luke Gomes and Trevor Jones; Josh Marczuk (middle row, left to right), Jack Douglas, Dylan Baker, Austin Berens, Reece Sowell and Michael Rivas-Vera; and coaches Kevin Gomes (back row, left to right), Mike Noel, Mike Romas and Mike Berens. Courtesy Photo

Kaneland Knights 12U team takes KCBL tourney championship
kaneland—The Kaneland Knights 12U baseball team concluded its 18-2 season with a championship victory in the Kane County Bronco League (KCBL) Tournament in late July.

The team faced the Oswego Cobras in the championship game, and the two teams battled into extra innings.

The KCBL utilized what is known as “California Rules” for extra innings, which is a way to speed up the conclusion of a game. Each team begins each extra inning with an automatic one out with a runner on second. Each batter begins their at-bat with an automatic 1-1 count.

Oswego started off their half of the extra inning by driving one run in.

When Kaneland took their turn at the plate, the Knights secured their victory with a walk following by a two-run drive into right-center field.

Kaneland Knights 13U hosts tryouts
Black 13U Travel Baseball tryouts
Thursday, Aug. 9 • 6 to 8 p.m.,
& Saturday, Aug. 11 • a.m. to noon.

Sugar Grove Sports Complex
901 Wheeler Road
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12U second to no one


The Kaneland Knights 12U baseball team swept the Yorkville Fury Summer Classic Tournament last month to take first place. Coaches: Mike Noel, Mike Romas, Kevin Gomes and Mike Berens. Top row (left to right): Josh Marczuk, Jack Douglas, Dylan Baker, Austin Berens, Trevor Jones, Michael Rivas-Vera. Bottom row (left to right): Colin Noel, Brennan Hare, Jake Romas, Luke Gomes and Reece Sowell. vCourtesy Photo

Knights 11U go north


Kaneland Knights 11U Baseball team claimed second place in the Father’s Day weekend Slip and Slide Tournament at Wisconsin Dells. Team members include: Brennan Hare, Trevor Jones, CJ Girolamo, Logan Piercy, Mac Doherty, Jimmy Fidler, Austin Berens, Dylan Baker, Colin Noel, Michael Rivas-Vera, Jake Romas (absent). Courtesy Photo