EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WLFI) - The 13 year-old McCutcheon Pony League team picked up the 3-2 win over Evansville East in Evansville on Saturday in the Pony North Zone Tournament.
The win advances the Mavericks onto the World Series in Fullerton, California next week. McCutcheon earned a 5-0 record in the North Zone Tourney. The Mavericks have a total record of 54-4 this summer.
It is the second time in three years that a McCutcheon youth baseball team has earned a trip to the World Series.
McCutcheon departs for California on Thursday and will play its first game on Friday.
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