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Updated: 07/12/2014 08:00:02AM

Venice juniors fight for district title

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Venice Little League junior All-Star catcher Jessie Grimes (left) and third baseman Nicholas D'Aiuto (right) nearly collide going for a fly ball during Wednesday's game against Sarasota. Grimes was able to hold on for the out after hitting the ground.

Shane Bynum collects the second hit of the game for Venice in the bottom of the third inning of Wednesday's District 16 game against Sarasota at Twin Lakes Park in Sarasota. Venice struggled offensively in a 16-1 loss.

Venice right fielder Jack Ryan scoops up a ground ball during Wednesday's game against Sarasota.

Orion Kerkering was one of several pitchers to see action for Venice during Wednesday's District 16 Tournament game against Sarasota.


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Coming off their 12-5 win over the North Port Little League junior division All-Stars Monday night, the Venice Little League juniors looked to keep their hot streak going against Sarasota in the second round of the District 16 All-Star tournament on Wednesday against Sarasota.

Unfortunately for Venice, it was Sarasota who jumped out to a 7-0 lead after one inning and pulled away to a 16-1 win at Twin Lakes Park in Sarasota.

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