Utica Post 229 won the District 5 Championship with a 12-2 victory over Ilion Post 920.  Utica Post’s Parker Goldsmith went the distance on the mound to earn his second victory in the playoffs.

Utica Post found itself with a 3-3 record a third of the way into the season, then went on a 12 game winning streak to clinch the Navy Division Title before dropping their last regular season game.  Then, during the District playoffs Utica won four straight to clinch the title.

Both Utica Post and Ilion Post will participate in the New York State Championship Tournament at Murnane Field beginning on Tuesday July 28th.