How do you react when you’re 10 years old, playing the biggest baseball game of your fledgling career, and one win away from seizing a state championship? You dance the Cha-Cha Slide in the outfield, obviously. That’s how Forest Park’s 10-and-under Little League all-stars operated amid their wild odyssey to a state championship last week in southeastern Indiana.
Reece Kleinhelter’s first inclination was to get away and explore. He’ll be staying in a much closer radius, but otherwise, Kleinhelter figures he’ll be getting everything he wants from the University of Southern Indiana.
Kenton Crews tacked on one final highlight to his prep sports career, as the 2016 Heritage Hills High School graduate was named the series MVP in the Indiana North-South All-Star baseball games over the weekend.