Quad City Hitmen Blue

Two Bureau County boys, Kyler Lapp of Ladd and Garrett Burns of Wyanet, are playing for the 8U Quad City Hitmen Blue baseball team, ranked No. 1 in Illinois. The team record was 57-3 20-1 in 8U AAA tournament play, 10-2 in 9U tournament play and 27-0 in league play. Team members include Lapp, Burns, Vaughn Frere, Zach Almaguer, Javin Dellitt, Ethan Mesich-Fiems, Jackson Peer, Gavin Awbrey, Tyler Hunwardsen and Maddux Harken.