Photo by SANDI FAHY
Brian Harter, athletic program coordinator for the City of Largo, kneeling above, is pictured with some of the early-arriving participants in the recent MLB Pitch, Hit and Run Competition at the Highland Recreation Complex. From left, they are David Billetdeaux, 9, Chase Richardson, 9, Richard Hauser, 10, and Ryan Cunningham, 10. Ryan, who took home Pitch Champion, Hit Champion and All-Around Champion honors in the age 9/10 division of the competition, will advance to the area sectional competition along with Chase, who was named Run Champion in that division. Winners in the age 11/12 division were Jake Eichert, Pitch Champion and All-Around Champion; Justin Bronson, Hit Champion; and Nicholas Mason, Run Champion. In the age 13/14 category, George Vandi, Jr. was named Pitch Champion, Run Champion and All-Around Champion. Jeremy Lopez was winner of the Hit Champion title.