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Sports - July 4, 2008

Pirates show their booty

The Pirates, managed by Brent Hughes, won the AAA Championship by beating the Cardinals 7-6 on June 11 at Osage Park in Danville. Pitchers were Nick Moroney, Zach Goldsmith, who pitched three great innings, and Joey Matulovich, who ended the game by striking out the final two batters with the tying run on second base.

The team record for the season, including its 4-0 playoff record, was 13-4-1. The Pirates went on to win three more games in the District 57 Tournament of Champions held in Dublin, taking second place.

Team members are coach A.J. Goldsmith, manager Brent Hughes and coach Tim Moroney; players Zach Goldsmith, Bobby Costa, Vinnie Margiotta, Nick Moroney, Joey Matulovich, Jake Alexander, Tanner Koutz, Dallin Earl, Jake Hughes, Grant Carver, Bailey Kehr and Dustin Darrah.