The Michigan Young Guns 17U baseball team and their coaches take time out for a photo after wrapping up a Greater Flint Baseball League title this past week.


TRI- CITY AREA — The Michigan Young Guns 17U baseball team wrapped up their season as Greater Flint Baseball League champions, sweeping the Grand Blanc Gladiators 17U squad by 11-4 and 4-1 scores.

The doubleheader was contested Tuesday, July 28 at Grand Blanc High School.

With the outcome, Michigan Young Guns complete their regular season as owners of a pacesetting 7-2-1 mark.

Landon Kruse (Almont), Gavin Dempz (Almont), Mathew Dwyer (Almont), Trenton Kruse (Almont), Blake Kapron (Almont), Dylan Belan (Imlay City), Daniel Patrias (Brown City), Shane Williams (Lapeer), Nakomis Moore (Birch Run) plus Dominik Dortch (Davison), Preston Allis (Davison), Cameron Maybee (Davison), Nolan Hoffman (Davison) and Casey Wagner (Davison) appeared on the roster of the championship squad.

Kevin Kissane has been covering high school sports for the Tri-City Times since 1985. When not standing on a field or court with his camera and notepad, he enjoys golf, travel and family. Kevin is a 1980 graduate of Capac High School, and is also a grad of St. Clair Community College and earned a degree in journalism from Central Michigan University.