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dK Cactus Call: Youth Baseball

Mario Bejarano tossed a no-hitter at a USA Baseball event in North Carolina (Photo courtesy: All Sports Tucson via the Bejarano family). Mario Bejarano tossed a no-hitter at a USA Baseball event in North Carolina (Photo courtesy: All Sports Tucson via the Bejarano family).
Flowing Wells Jr. High 8th grader Michael Escalante was selected as an NYBC All-Star Flowing Wells Jr. High 8th grader Michael Escalante was selected as an NYBC All-Star
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The summer baseball season officially came to an end Sunday with the closure of the Little League World Series.

Once again Tucson had youth baseball players who made dents on the national scene this summer.

8th grader Mario Bejarano tossed a no-hitter Friday for the Southwest squad at USA Baseball’s 14-under National Identification Series.

While Michael Escalante played in the National Youth Baseball Congress 12-under All-Star game in July at Baseball Heaven on Long Island, New York.

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David Kelly awards a Cactus Call to an athlete/s with local ties who has shown an extraordinary performance in the world of sports and a Cat Call to an athlete/s who has shown an extraordinary performance in the world of sports and is an alumni of the UA Athletics program.

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