RICHMOND (Covering Fort Bend News) – The Lamar National 11U and 12U teams have made the Texas East State Little League tournament that begins Saturday, July 20, in Tyler. If the 12U team keeps winning, they have a chance to go to Williamsport, PA in August.
In celebration of these two teams, the City of Richmond and Lamar Little League are going to hold a pep rally at the Lamar fields this Thursday, July 18, to send them off to State. Participants can help escort the teams (along with Richmond Fire Truck and Police escort) up Collins Road to Field 4 at 7 pm. Ceremonies begin at 7:10 with teams announced and Proclamation read by Mayor Evalyn Moore at 7:15 p.m. The public is welcome and encouraged to wear Lamar gear.