Mercer Island, WA - For the third time in 5 years, the 2013 Mudville 18U team advanced to the AABC Connie Mack Western Regionals. Pinnacle will participate in the week-long regional championship beginning July 23rd at Bannerwood Stadium in Bellevue. Mudville Pinnacle did not participate in AABC championship play in 2011.
The finest 18U select ball clubs from the west coast will be competing for one berth to the AABC World Series in Farmington, NM. Last year's defending World Series Champions, the OC Renegades (CA), Las Vegas Stars and the Arizona Firebirds are scheduled to participate.
The 2013 Mudville Pinnacle (28-18, 3-2) team placed second in the Washington State Championships this past weekend. They join the 2009 and 2010 teams to have participate in the Western Regionals. The 2009 team placed 3rd in the Hayward (CA) Regional and the 2010 team placed 7th in Seattle Regional. Mudville Pinnacle won AABC Washington State Championships in 2007 and 2009.