The KAU Kennett Kings 15- and 16-year-old baseball team recently captured the District 28 Senior International championship with a 9-1 victory over West Side of West Chester.
The Kings went 4-0 in the event, outscoring its opposition by a combined margin of 49-8 in the tournament. By winning the District 28 title, the team earned the right to host a best-of-three sectional series with District 14 champion Greencastle. The winner of that will advance to the Pennsylvania State Tournament.
Kennett Kings team members inlcuded, back row from left: coach Mike Pechin, David Villifane, Alex Pechin, Drew Jarmuz, Kevin Looby, Tyler Hoffman Reardon, coach Chris Jarmuz, Chris Tucker, Joe Zirolli, Alex Nichols and manager Todd Duerr; front row from left: Dan Garver, Jake Freeman, John Karas, Simon Galer and Eric Duerr.