Baseball: River Forest boys 11s win Lombard tourney
Updated: September 3, 2012 12:34PM
RIVER FOREST — The River Forest boys 11-year-old All-Stars are having a successful summer with a 9-2 record.
Highlights for the team, which had a combined on-base percentage of .630 and team batting average of .476, were winning the championship of the Lombard Summer Classic and finishing second in the Berkeley Youth Baseball Tournament.
River Forest was one of 12 teams entered in the Lombard Summer Classic, which featured teams from the Chicagoland area. River Forest finished the tournament with a 6-0 record, winning five games in scorching heat in a 48-hour period.
River Forest had to come from behind to win the title game 4-3 over host Lombard.