Paul Wahl/ChieftainBlade Soto waits for the pickoff possibility at third during play Saturday in the 2017 District 3 Little League All-Star Tournament held in Enterprise. Soto played forthe Wallowa Valley Little Leage 9- to 11-year-old squad. Play continues throughout the week at three fields.
Paul Wahl/ChieftainMembers of the Wallowa Valley Little League 9- to 11-yearold team chill prior to its first outing Saturday afternoon in Enterprise: Drew Beachy, left, Gabe Nobles, Lane Botts, Tyler McQuead and Paizley Grover. Saturday was warm and players were encourged repeatedly to stay hydrated.
Nathan Goodrich tosses a foreign object off the field during cleanup prior to the last game of the day Saturday in the 2017 DIstrict 3 Little League All-Star Tournament in Enterprise. Goodrich was among a small army of volunteers who made the week-long event possible. This year’s tourney was hosted by Wallowa Valley Little League.
Tyler Knapp opened on the mound for the Wallowa Valley Little League 8- to 10-year-old all-star team in Saturday’s 2017 District 3 All-Star Tournament in Enterprise.
Paul Wahl/ChieftainAnthony Owings streaks for third base in action Saturday afternoon at the 2017 Little League District 3 All-Star Tournament in Enterprise. The Wallowa Valley 8- to 10-year-old team won its first game Milton Freewater. Play continues at three venues throughout the week.
Paul Wahl/ChieftainCoach Zack Grovers gives last-minute instructions to his Wallowa Valley 9- to 11-year-old Wallowa Valley Little League All-Star team Saturday prior to their first game of tournament, held in Enterprise. The team lost its first outing in the double-elimination 2017 District 3 Little League All-Star tourney.