The Northshore Hawks, a local Sandy Koufax baseball team made up of 13-year-old players from the Woodinville, Bothell, and Kenmore areas, won first place in the Tournament of Champions in Kamloops, B.C., Aug. 15-18.
The Hawks went 6-0 in tournament play. They defeated the Alberta Provincial Champions 10-2 in the championship game.
The Hawks, pictured above, are (left to right): front--Kyle Sutter, Matt Rice, Jacob Ebner, Kyle West, Aaron Hepner; back--manager Mike Bauer, Brian Bauer, Kyle McComb, Ben Pratt, Nick Kynaston, Shawn Shelton, coach Dennis West, coach Dennis Hepner. Not pictured: Brian Carlson, Chad Johnston, Jimmy Corrao, Jonny Anderson.