The Marblehead Babe Ruth Angels, composed of players ages 13 to 15, won the 2023 championship after beating their Swampscott counterparts, 8-7, in a hard-fought game.
Carter Sahagian pitched six solid innings for the Angels before Sean Heenan closed it out in the seventh to secure the title.
The Angels finished first in the regular season. They then came out on top in three straight playoff games, beating the Orioles, A’s and Swampscott to account for the postseason title.
The coaching staff all agreed that this group of Angels played terrific all season long, relying on great pitching, timely hitting and superb speed on the bases to top the competition throughout the spring season.