The Waite Park 13 and under youth baseball team won their first game 3-0 at the 13AAA Babe Ruth World Series over Westfield, Massachusetts today in Kitsap, Washington.  Joey Atkinson was selected as the most valuable player for the game.

Waite Park will play the host team from Kitsap, Washington at 7pm (9pm CT) Thursday night.  The tournament continues through Wednesday August 22.

Players on the attached picture are as follows:

Back row: Bryan Backes (Coach), Tanner Brosh, Chris Backes, Jack Schramel, Camren Dehler, Joey Atkinson, Drew Amundson, and Mike Dehler (Coach)

Front row: John Atkinson (Manager), Keaton LeClaire, Reagan Garden, Peter Nelson, Sam Nelson, Dan Schoborg, Michael Petron, and Bill LeClaire (Coach)