Little League Baseball

Vipers Win In Dramatic Fashion - Improve To 9-0.

Teammates swarm August Panhorst after hitting a three-run blast in the bottome of the first. (Photos courtesy of Brad Kauffeld.)

BALLWIN, Mo. - The Vipers are off to a perfect start after defeating the Ballwin Patriots  in slugfest 8-7,on Sunday (May 3) 8-7, improving to 9-0 in the St. Louis West Athletic Association (STLWAA) baseball league. (12 & under age group ).

The Vipers took an early lead in the bottom half of the first when Gavin Mueller knocked a one-out single.  After Andrew Dyson reached on with a walk, Spencer Breckenkamp recorded the Vipers’s second out with an infield ground ball while both runners into scoring position.

Local Area Baseball Team Wins St. Louis West Athletic Association Tournament

The Vipers consist of players from the Franklin County area, including New Haven.

Pictured Back row:  Roel Flores, Ryan Hoerstkamp, August Panhorst, Brynner Frankenberg, Andrew Dyson, and Brandon Bergner.  Front row: Tanner Sloan, Spencer Breckenkamp, Mason Kauffield, Tate Hendricks, and Gavin Mueller.

The Vipers are coached by AAron Roettering, Evan Roettering, and Tori Panhorst and managed by Scott Mueller. (Photo courtesy of Tori Panhorst)

BALLWIN, Mo. - Last weekend on Sunday April, 12 the Vipers went 5-0 to take first place in the St. Louis West Athletic Association (STLWAA) baseball season opener (12 & under age group ) tournament in Ballwin, Mo.