GREENVILLE, N.C. — The Northern Little League 10-11 All-Stars routed West Virginia 10-0 on Saturday in the opening round of the Tournament of State Champions.
Connor Trepanier hit a three-run homer and Charlie Forbes added a two-run shot as Northern pounded out 12 hits in the game, which was stopped in the bottom of the fourth inning due to the mercy rule.
Trey Sanders went 3-for-3 with a pair of doubles for Northern. He also scored a run and knocked in one. Josh Davis also had a pair of hits and scored a run.
Avery Robinson started and pitched the first two innings. Tripp Duncan completed the shutout with two scoreless innings in relief.Northern will continue pool play today with a 10 a.m. game against Florida.