Galion 10U wins Ohio Little League title


Little Leaguers beat Tallmadge 10-5 in Saturday’s championship game

ENGLEWOOD — Galion’s 1oU Little League all-star team beat Tallmadge on Saturday, 10-5, in the state championship game in Englewood.

We are still trying to determine if this is the first state championship in Galion for a little league team, but it is believed to be so.

The 10U team will be back in Galion this afternoon about 4:30 p.m. and a celebration and welcome home event is planned at Heise Park.

A police and fire escort is anticipated for the new champs, who went 4-0 in the state tournament.

Members of the team are Arius Swaim, Braxton Prosser, Carson Campell, Carter Walters, Jimmy Hardy, Johnathan Maran, Korey Walters, Landyn Prosser, Max Albert, Quinn Miller, Trey Longwell.

The coaches are Ryan Alber, Tom Swaim and Sean Walters.