Fairfield American claims 11-year-old district title
Published 2:08 pm, Monday, July 15, 2013
The Fairfield American Little League 11-year-old team capped a perfect District 2 tournament with a 10-0 mercy-rule win over Westport in Saturday's district final at Unity Park in Trumbull.
Fairfield outscored its opposition 88-20 in seven games and won all of its games by three-or-more runs.
American claimed the 11-year-old title for the third time in four years. A Fairfield team has won the 11-year-old district champion each of the last four years -- Fairfield National was the 2012 11-year-old champions.
American advances to the Section 1 tournament in Milford, where it will play District 3 champion, Shelton American, Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.