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District champs: Sox headed to State Babe Ruth tourney

Your New Rockford Black Sox are District 4 Babe Ruth Baseball Champions!

After a tough start to their season, the Black Sox had been on a roll ahead of the District 4 Babe Ruth Tournament in Hillsboro on July 12-15, and were hoping to carry that momentum through to the post-season.

Not many, however, could have expected a district championship and a ticket to the State Tournament – but that's exac...