10U All Stars Selected to Play in 2018 Babe Ruth World Series

UpdatedSunday August 12, 2018 byLena Richards.


Press Contact: Todd Coggins, President: tcoggings@hvrpsports.com

CANDLER, NC – Hominy Valley Youth Sports is excited to announce that the 10U All Stars Softball team has been selected to play in the 2018 Babe Ruth World Series in Jensen, Fla., July 28-August 5. The 10U team is the reigning 2018 District 1 champions and State tournament champions and hope to continue their undefeated streak in Florida as they compete in the World Series. This is a rare and exciting opportunity for young athletes in Western North Carolina and a high honor in local youth sports.

To help offset the costs of travel, Hominy Valley Youth Sports is helping the team raise money through a series of fundraisers. All funds raised will go toward the families to offset expenses:

  • Tuesday, July 17: TSA Choice is hosting a cookout from 5:30-7pm. Adults, $10, and children under 10, $6. TSA Choice is located at 108 Asheville Commerce Parkway, Candler, NC (behind Enka Intermediate School).
  • Saturday, July 21: MB Specialties is hosting a car wash / bake sale from 8am-4pm. MB Specialties is located at 1331 Smoky Park Highway, Candler, NC.
  • Sunday, July 22: Hominy Valley Recreation Park will host a Home Run Derby starting at 2pm. Cost is $25 to enter. The park is located at 25 Twin Lakes Road, Candler, NC.

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Hominy Valley Recreation Park is a nonprofit youth sports organization dedicated to training and empowering future athletes and promote healthy living through athletic activities.