Throgs Neck wins the Little League District 22 Senior Division title
Throgs Neck won the Little League District 22 Senior Division title after beating defending champions Van Nest.
Van Nest took a 7-3 lead into the fifth inning. George Nickoletes singled to the right and Nelson Sorroco scored from second to bring the score to 8-3. Throgs Neck then scored five times in the top of the sixth to tie it up. Mike Munoz hit his second home run of the game for Throgs Neck in the sixth, as well.
Tommy Rivera got the go-ahead RBI in the top of the seventh. Throgs Neck then scored 9 more runs, going on to beat Van Nest with a final score of 18-8.