Valmeyer Wins Junior Legion District Title

Valmeyer Wins Junior Legion District Title

The Valmeyer Junior Legion team won the District 22 title today, Sunday, July 16, with an 8-2 home victory over Highland 1. The boys of the American Legion Post 901 went undefeated in the tourney played at Borsch Park. Victories this weekend were over Belleville (3-1), Alton (2-1) and Highland 1 (8-2).

The team next plays in Steeleville this Friday, July 21.

Celebrating their District 22 Title are, left to right, first row, Konor Stellhorn, Logan Seidler, Riley McCarthy, Gibson Sippel, Drew Shevlin and Jacob Niebruegge; and second row, Coach Eric Seidler, Jacob Rowold, Sam Fitzwilliam, Ryan Brinkman, John Fausz, Henry Weber, Philip Reinhardt and Coach Mike McCarthy.  - photo by Jennifer Seidler