Celebrating a championship victory in the District IX Rockford Little League tournament, junior division, are (front, l-r) Rachel Feinauer, Hannah Pattok; (middle) Alex Garman, Lynsey Bettig, Emily Tompkins, Brianna Weidenfeller, Lizzie Wuopio; (back) Assistant Coach Barb Mustert, Morgan Keith, Allie Martinek, Audrey Mustert, Assistant Coach Vicki Bettig, Lindsey Marvin, and Coach Carrie Keith.
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