Coronado LL sends kids to UA clinic

Coronado Little League baseball players sharpened their hitting, fielding and pitching skills in November, when the University of Arizona baseball program hosted a one-day clinic.

UA assistant coach Brett Scyphers and current Wildcat players taught the fundamentals to players ages 7-13. Approximately 50 young players from across Tucson took part, with Coronado sending 12 who wanted to sharpen their skills and show support for the ‘Cats.

Ray Montoya, president of Coronado Little League, expressed his thanks to Coronado director of baseball operations JJ Northam and fall ball coach Mitch Olive “for helping to make this a great experience for our

Boxing Inc., North has a state champ

A Mountain View High School freshman boxer has won his division in the Arizona State Silver Gloves Championship.

Sean Pelletier captured the 119-pound senior division crown.

Pelletier won two bouts, qualifying to compete in the USA Boxing District 8 regional tournament.

Pelletier boxes on the Boxing Inc., North, team, coached by volunteer trainers Rigo Borrego, Jose Cordova and Rodney Flores.

Boxing Inc., North is seeking funding from companies and private donations in order to travel to Pasadena for the regional tournament. To help, people may contact Mona Pelletier at or 465-7619, or Rigo Borrego at 270-1883.

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