The South Portland American Little League 11-12-year-old softball team recently captured the District 6 championship, going 4-0 in the tournament, winning the title game, 14-0, in five innings, over Westbrook. South Portland advanced to the six-team state tournament, which begins Friday in Biddeford. 

On ground (left to right): Abby Young, Kiley Kennedy.

Standing: Laurine German, Allie Souza, Lexie Gervais, Paige Carter, Miranda Duffy, Miranda Gleason, Taylor Whaley, Michelle Moreau and Lydia Henderson.

Back row: Coach Stuart Young, manager Matt Whaley, coaches Mike Gleason and Mark Despins.