South beats North in Division IV AzBCA All-Star Game

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The Arizona Baseball Coaches Association Division IV All-Star game was played last Saturday night at Surprise Stadium. The South team, with four players from copper corridor schools, defeated the North team, 14 – 6.

Anthony Garcia and Richard Romo from San Manuel, Dominic Bravo from Ray, and Cesar Villalobos from Superior were all selected to the South All-Star roster.

The Miners’ Anthony Garcia pitched three scoreless innings, allowing only one hit.

The AzBCA All-Star game is played each year. Players selected to play in the game are all seniors.

Andy Luberda (848 Posts)

Andy Luberda began writing for Copper Area News Publishers (CANP) in February 2013 after working15 years in Healthcare Financial Management. Andy covers sports for eight high schools. His stories are published in the Southeast Valley Ledger, Copper Basin News, San Manuel Miner and Superior Sun. Additionally, he has written human interest stories and business profiles. In May 2012, he earned an AAS in Sports Management at Central Arizona College. Andy is currently earning a Bachelor’s degree in Communications from ASU’s Hugh Downs School of Communication. Andy is scheduled to complete his degree December 2014. He was born and raised in Des Plaines, Ill. In 1992, he relocated to Arizona. After a short return to Des Plaines in 1997, he returned to the Phoenix area two years later. He and his wife, Kelli, have three sons – AJ, Kyle, and Kade.


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