KANSAS CITY -- Regional winners in four age groups were determined in the Aquafina Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run program on Saturday morning at Kauffman Stadium. They advanced to the national finals which will be part of All-Star Game week in Kansas City.
Winners from the regional that includes Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas and Nebraska in the boys and girls competition were, respectively:
7-8 Year-Old Division: Tanner Petersen, Springfield, Mo., and Mijah Carlson, Council Grove, Kan.
9-10 Year-Old Division: Luke Mathews, Kansas City, Mo., and Kenady Poyner, Fort Scott, Kan.
11-12 Year-Old Division: Chase Wiggins, Booneville, Ark., and Jordan Carlson, Council Grove, Kan.
13-14 Year-Old Division: Ricky Hockett, Plainville, Kan., and Jade Mendoza, Lincoln, Neb.