Sebastian River Area Little League Becomes All-Star Softball Team

The Sebastian River Area Little League now has an All-Star softball team after winning the District 17 Championship.
The Sebastian River Area Little League now has an All-Star softball team after winning the District 17 Championship. (Photo: Mary Saylor)

SEBASTIAN, Florida – How about them Sebastian softball players? The Sebastian River Area Little League now has an All-Star softball team.

The team, ages 9-11, played Fort Pierce All-Stars at Whispering Pines in Port St. Lucie for the District 17 Championship.

“Last night was their final game, Sebastian won 10-9 against Fort Pierce who played a very strong and determined defense,” Mary Saylor, All-Star Coach SRALL, told Sebastian Daily.

Natalie Saylor pitched 6 innings and gave up 2 earned runs. In the 6th inning, the score was 8-4 Fort Pierce.

“Sebastian made up the 4 run deficit and tied the game, which went into overtime,” said Saylor.

Jasmin Huber pitched 2 innings and gave up one run earned. In the 8th inning, Sebastian won from a base hit by Kenna Barley that brought in the winning run by teammate Aliessa Aranda.

Sebastian All-Stars is District 17 Champions and will be playing in Bonita Springs July 14th-16th for the state championship.

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Andy Hodges grew up in Jupiter, Florida where he began his career in radio and TV broadcasting for over 12 years. He would make a career change to computer programming. Andy spent seven years working for tech companies in Atlanta before moving to Indian River County in 2002. He returned to the news sector in 2005 as a writer. Andy joined Sebastian Daily in 2016 as our editor in chief.