YOUTH BASEBALL

Chase Kartesz hit three doubles, Zach Rhodes, Walker Perry and Jackson Barreto had three hits apiece and the Americans handled the Nationals, 12-2, in the Southwestern Rookies All-Star game last weekend.

Also for the winners, Dominic Delaney and Nolan Froah excelled defensively.

Cameron Lemk and Griffin Bogdanowicz led the Nationals’ offensive while Chris Miller and Sam Kautzman were defensive standouts.