Ryan Champagne, of Middlefield, participated in Major League Baseball’s Pitch Hit & Run competition at Citi Field in New York this summer.
Ryan first competed in the local contest as a member of Coginchaug Little League and finished with the top score in the age 7-8 division.
He then competed in the Connecticut sectional, again earning overall champion honors.
As a result, Ryan advanced to the team championship round, held at Citi Field on June 24. There, he competed against players from across the northeast and finished second overall in his division.