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F.C.-Kiwanis Little League Report

  A Muckdogs 10 — Raptors 3: Nathan Sperry started the May 19 game off with a strong double, then with two outs and bases loaded, Miles Jackson came through with an RBI. A later rally by the Raptors was ended when Muckdogs’ pitcher Christian Farrace and catcher Lucian Walston combined on a smart play […]

Falls Church Kiwanis Little League Report

MAJORS A’s v. Red Sox —  After having lost four consecutive games in the bottom of the sixth inning, The Swingin’ A’s found a way to right their ship. Determined not to let another game slip away, starting pitcher Clint Rock turned in a strong performance as the A’s defeated the Red Sox 12-9 on […]

Falls Church Kiwanis Little League Report

A Ironbirds v. Express – In a remarkable turn around, the Ironbirds have won their last five games.  After a tough loss to the Express earlier in the season, the Ironbirds won the rematch on Saturday, May 19.  The Ironbirds’ lead off hitter Michael Giannelli, who went three for three on the day, started a five-run […]

Falls Church Kiwanis Little League Report

THE CUBS' Ryan Leonard sets himself before swinging for the fences and hitting the season's first home run. (Photo: Courtesy Steve Selby)

The Falls Church Kiwanis Little League celebrated its new season with a parade and opening ceremonies on Saturday, April 21 at Westgate Field. Welcoming comments were offered by Falls Church Mayor Robin Gardner and Rev. George E. Handley, a retired Lutheran minister who has three grandsons playing in the league.

Picking Splinters: No Certainty in October

That’s it. I’ve learned my lesson. I’m done with predictions. Apologies to Jim Le … er, “The Marlboro Man” from last week’s column. I clearly know nothing about the game of baseball.