2013-city-of-santa-maria-logo-colorWinners of the local Pitch Hit & Run Competition sponsored by the City of Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department were announced this week.  The competition was held at Elks Field in Santa Maria with a total of 60 boys and girls participating. Pitch Hit & Run is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball.

Local All-Around Champions included:

Girls 7/8 – Megan Calderon;

Girls 9/10 – Emma Cruddas;

Girls 11/12 – Bella Gonzalez

Girls 13/14 – Elianna Garcia


Boys 7/8 – Christopher Thomas;

Boys 9/10 – Jacob McMillan

Boys 11/12 – Jakob Garcia

Boys 13/14 – Marc Byron
Local winners will now advance to the sectional competition taking place on May 21st in Pismo Beach. Sectional winners will advance to the team competition held at Dodger Stadium in June.  Those winners will then compete at this year’s Major League Baseball All-Star Game on July 11th in Miami.

Department: Recreation and Parks
Contact Person: Dennis Smitherman, Management Analyst I
Telephone Number: (805) 925-0951 ext. 2263
E-mail Address: dsmitherman@cityofsantamaria.org