The Blaine Area Little League B.A.L.L. hosted its second annual 8- and 9-Year Old B.A.L.L. Invitational July 24-27 at the Blaine Baseball Complex.
Sixteen teams of 8-and 9-year-olds from little league organizations representing Blaine, Coon Rapids, Crystal, Golden Valley, Hastings, Hopkins, Minnetonka, New Hope, Otsego, Plymouth, Robbinsdale, Spring Lake Park and St. Louis Park will compete in the four-day tournament.
The 13/14 BALL (Blaine Area Little League) American all-star team won the District 1 tournament, moving iton to the state all-star tournament.