Ascension Crusaders win first tournament title

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

The Ascension Crusaders, a 13AA team out of Galvez secured their first tournament championship of the year by finishing 4-1 this past weekend in the USSSA GS Governor’s Games VI.

This is the first year the Crusaders have played together under the direction of head coach Alan Miller and assistant coach Paul Burgard, and they look to finish strong with three more tournaments and a trip to Orange Beach, Ala. for World Series play.

Pictured on the front row:  Ryan Medine, Luke Anseman, Dean Compton, Tyler Cambre and Tripp Gautreaux. Pictured on the middle row:  Blaze Altazin, Brandon Barrient, Dane Smiley, Collin Parent, Matthew Parker and Scott Rachel. Picture on the back row: Jason Anseman, Alan Miller and Paul Burgard.