Stayin’ alive: Canfield 12U tops Boardman to set up championship rematch

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Canfield topped Boardman 8-2 in the 12U Little League District Tournament Wednesday night.

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN) – Canfield topped Boardman 8-2 in the 12U Little League District Tournament at the Fields of Dreams in Boardman.

The Canfield victory sets up a rematch between the two in the double-elimination tournament, with the winner claiming the district title and an automatic trip to the state tournament.

Dylan Mancini hit a 3-run home run in the third inning, giving Canfield the lead for good. He finished the game 2-3 with a homer, triple, and 3 RBI’s.

The rematch between Canfield and Poland is slated for Thursday at 7PM at the Fields of Dreams in Boardman.

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