Team defeats Delano Sunday night
The Taft 10-11 year olds kept their run going Sunday night after defeating Delano 8-3 in the winners bracket of the District 61 Little League all-star tournament on Field No.1 in Taft.
Delano took the early 1-0 advantage but Taft responded with three runs in the third, two in the fourth, one in the fifth and two in the sixth. Delano added a run in the third and fifth innings.
Reese Hammons led the way by going 3-for-3 with a triple and two singles. Corbin Yaws was 3-for-4 with four runs batted in and two doubles and a single. Mike White was 2-for-3.
Taft will play in the championship game Wednesday against the team from the loser's bracket. The championship game will begin at 5 p.m.