By DAVE BONINSEGNA
DHI Media Correspondent
VAUGHNSVILLE — The ACME and Legion baseball seasons may be over but there was still baseball to be played in Vaughnsville as the annual Columbus Grove Grand Slam tournament for 12-U took place on Sunday afternoon at the Vaughnsville Park.
The Columbus Grove’s 12-U team took on Lima in the first semifinal contest and came away with a 13-3 run-ruled victory as Nate Rameriez went 2-for-3 and Brady Rudasill knocked in a pair with a first-inning double .
The Grove team scored nine runs in the first two innings en route to the victory.
Grove added four more in the fifth with all four runs scoring on wild pitches to round out the game.
In the second semifinal contest, the Columbus Grove 11-U team pitted against Van Buren for the right to play in the finals against the aforementioned Grove 12-U squad.