(July 4, 2013) – The Aldie Senators have five players on the 2013 Valley Baseball League North All-Star Team including Freedom High School grad Matt Malacane (OF, Seton Hill) and Woodgrove alum J.J. Sarty (2B, William & Mary).
Also making the team from the Senators: Luke Leftwich (RHP, Wofford), Jimmy Dowdell (OF, Boston College) and Matt Tindall (RHP, Trinity).
The VBL All-Star game is scheduled for Sunday, July 7 at Veterans Memorial Park (James Madison University) in Harrisonburg, Va., at 7:30 p.m. 63 players were selected to the All-Star game with 32 on the North team and 31 on the South.
Harrisonburg and Woodstock led all teams with seven All-Star selections each while New Market and Winchester had six players chosen.
General admission tickets to the game are $5 for adults and $3 for seniors citizens and children under 12 years old. Gates open at 3 p.m. with batting practice running from 3:30 p.m. until 4:50 p.m. The 60-yard dash contest will be run from 4:50 p.m. until 5:20 p.m. when the home run Derby starts. The Valley League All-Star game is sponsored by Subway Restaurants and Daniel’s Inprint Sportswear.
All-Star Schedule, July 7, 2013:
- 3 p.m. – Gates Open
- 3:30 p.m. – South Team Batting Practice
- 4:10 p.m. – North Team Batting Practice
- 4:50 p.m. – 60-yard Dash contest
- 5:20 p.m. – Home Run Derby
- 6:30 p.m. – South Team Infield Practice
- 6:45 p.m. – North Team Infield Practice
- 7:15 p.m. – Starting Lineups
- 7:30 p.m. – First Pitch
For more information on the 2013 VBL All-Star Game you can visit the Valley League Baseball web site at www.valleyleaguebaseball.com.