Oak Park Eagles 11U take home the Turf Tournament championship title
The Oak Park Eagles 11U team celebrates their first place finish in the Experience the Turf Tournament in Wheeling on July 6. Pictures is (front row, left to right) Frank Tirone, Austin Divello. (Second row) Owen Lee, Michael Stamm, Jared Cortez, Nate Tirone, Josh Diamond and Damarius Mackerl. (Third row) Ethan Glossa, Luke Meister, Grant Holderfield and Quinn Flemming. (Back row) Todd Lee, Peter Flemming, Andy Diamond and Mike Stamm. | Photo provided by Carol Holderfield.
The Oak Park Eagles 11U baseball team went 5-1 to become the champions in the 2014 Experience the Turf Chicago Tournament in Wheeling.
The Oak Park Eagles faced teams from Chicago, Elmhurst, Palatine, Buffalo Grove and Kalamazoo, Mich. The Oak Park Eagles team won the championship game against the Lake County Lightning team of Grayslake.
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