Orchard Mesa's Major Girls team becomes 1st Dist. #1 Champ

By: Phil Stafford Email
By: Phil Stafford Email

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO)-- The Major Girls team from Orchard Mesa Little League finished their undefeated sweep of the District 1 Tournament on Monday night.

Orchard Mesa defeated Fruita Little League 9-3 in the Championship game.

"We're pretty happy beacause we worked hard throughout this tournament," said Melissa Gellermann after Monday night's victory. "The other teams weren't easy to beat, ... and we worked our hardest to beat them."

Orchard Mesa advances to the District 3 Tournament which begins on the 13th.


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  • by mama bear Location: GJ on Jul 13, 2012 at 12:57 PM
    Another competitive team winning a championship! Congrats Lady Cobras! It just does not seem fair for the other kids who work hard to play softball and dont make the all star team cause they are not on the competitive team!
  • by MSC on Jul 10, 2012 at 03:06 PM
    Congratulations to all of you for your championship win.
  • by GM mom Location: gj on Jul 9, 2012 at 10:35 PM
    The Grand Mesa 9-10girls are going to win tomorrow night against the OM girls. Go Grand Mesa!
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      by buzysprtmom on Jul 10, 2012 at 09:26 PM in reply to GM mom
      What does that have to do with the Major Girls but ok!! Good Job!!!!!
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        by Anonymous on Jul 30, 2012 at 04:06 PM in reply to buzysprtmom
        @ mama bear, not all the girls on the team play competive ball and they ALL work really hard!!!
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