Northview Allstars lead in delayed final

Jul. 03, 2013 @ 04:59 AM

The Northview Allstars led Laurinburg Optimist 9-0 in the final of the Cal Ripken League District 1 11U Tournament through Monday night's efforts at getting the championship game in.

After Northview took two victories Saturday, going to 3-0 in the tournament, Northview met Laurinburg in the final Sunday afternoon. Northview is the all-star team for Deep River Northview Optimist Park.

The squads got one inning in, with Northview jumping out to a 2-0 lead, before rain forced a suspension.

The second and part of the third inning got in Monday evening. Northview built its margin up to 9-0.

Tucker Nooe is 2-for-2 with a double and two RBI. Joshua Thomas is 2-for-2 with a double and an RBI. On the mound, Dean Carver has pitched 2.1 innings allowing no hits.

The game was scheduled to resume, weather permitting, Tuesday evening.