The 9U Sandlot All Stars (Purple) won the 9U Open Arizona Thanksgiving NIT Shootout.

The 9U Sandlot All Stars (Black) made an impressive statement this weekend.  They played up and won the 10U Open Arizona Thanksgiving NIT Shootout.

This venue featured 12 teams across the state of Arizona. The 9U Major Stars went 5-0 to take this title as they beat the Rattlers and the Desert Cats by impressive margins to take this Shootout NIT Championship title. In other brackets within this tournament, the Lil Yankees of Nogales, AZ extending their USSA Fall season record to 7-1 as they went 4-0 to win their 10U Open bracket.

The 11U AAA Sandlot All Stars  won the 11U AAA Open Arizona Thanksgiving NIT Shootout.

The 11U Sandlot All Stars (Black) won the 11U Major Open Arizona Thanksgiving NIT Shootout.

This venue featured 5 teams across the state of Arizona. These 11U All Stars Black went 5-0 outscoring all opponents by 53-23 along their path to this championship. They faced solid competition from the Arizona Blaze who held them in tact for much of the game before they pulled out a close 4-2 win to advance into the finals. The finals matched them against the Desert Cats of Peoria, Arizona. These cats put up a big time fight before falling by 11-10 in a offensive duel in the desert sun.

With this win, the Sandlot All Stars 11U Black are now 9-0 in USSSA action during the 2012 Fall Season with 2 tournament wins.