Thursday August 03, 2017
South Burlington defeated Franklin County 8-6 to win the Babe Ruth State Championship Sunday in Winooski, having defeated Burlington on Saturday to advance to the championship.
With a walk off win, 8-7 against South Royalton in the first round, South Burlington then beat Burlington, 8-5 by scoring four in the 6th to win and advance into the championship of the double elimination tournament.
On Sunday, South Burlington claimed the 8-6 win against last year’s state champion, Franklin County.
Five South Burlington members were also selected to represent the State of Vermont in the New England Regional tournament: Cam Zurgusky, Jake Trombley, Kyle DeCoster, Caleb Levan and Max Pudvar.