On This Date: July 12, 2009
July 12, 2009 — Derek Joyce collects three hits and scores three runs to help power Jim Thorpe to a 16-6 victory over Franklin Township. The win allows Thorpe to capture the District 18 9-10 Little League South Division championship. Brendan Carroll contributes a pair of hits, two runs and two RBIs, while Owen Snisky adds two hits and knocks in a pair of runs. Jake Burkhart earns the pitching win for JT, which goes on to claim the overall district crown.