Media Release

 

Friday, August 22, 2014
For Immediate Release

Contact: Jace Radke
Telephone: 229-2205

 

Community Invited To Rally For Mountain Ridge Little League World Series Team
Team To Be Honored At City Hall Before Parading Down Las Vegas Boulevard

 


Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman, Councilman Steven D. Ross and the Las Vegas City Council will honor the Mountain Ridge Little League team at 9 a.m., on Saturday, Aug 30, at the City Hall Plaza, located at 495 S. Main St.,.

The entire community is invited to the rally to congratulate the team and coaches for their efforts and the amazing job they have done representing the city of Las Vegas and the state of Nevada. Clark Avenue, between Main and First streets will be closed to traffic, and the public is invited to come out and cheer for Las Vegas’ “Boys of Summer.”

Following a short award ceremony at City Hall the team will head down Las Vegas Boulevard to a 98.5 KLUC event hosted by Chet Buchanan at Town Square, at 10 a.m.

The Mountain Ridge Little League is based in Ward 6 of the city of Las Vegas, represented by Councilman Ross.

The team is slated to play in the U.S. Championship game on Saturday, Aug. 23. Should they win, the team will advance to the Little League World Series title game on Sunday, Aug. 24, against the international champion team.

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