Friday, August 3, 2012
By ABBY SLANKER
The Canfield Cardinals 8U travel baseball team was crowned champions in its age division at the 2012 Boardman Community Baseball Tournament July 22. The 12-team single-elimination tournament was played the week of July 16 at the Fields of Dreams.
The Cardinals went undefeated on its road to the championship game, first beating Poland 14-2, then Howland Black 7-4. The team then defeated Boardman Black 12-0 and Howland Orange 10-6. The Cards advanced to the championship game to play Howland Black, defeating them 3-2 to win the tournament.