Rep. Doggett recognizes Little League team accomplishments
Recently the Lockhart Little League received two letters from Rep. Lloyd Doggett to the 9-10 year-old All-Star softball team and the Senior division baseball team.
The Senior baseball team returned to Lockhart as the District 31 Champions and advanced to their Sectional Tournament.
The 9-10 year-old All-Star softball team brought home two banners after winning th
e District 31 Championship and the East Texas Section 4 Championship games.
Doggett”s letters to the teams read:
Dear Friends on the Lockhart Boys Baseball Team,
Congratulations on your success in the Lockhart District Championship! I would like to take this opportunity to personally applaud you for all your hard work during this past season.
I am impressed by the steadfast resolve that you have shown which helped you defeat a tough opponent and bring home the championship to Lockhart. The same courage, bravery, and determination you displayed on the bail field will serve you well in all of your future pursuits.
Always remember that victory comes only with diligent teamwork and cooperation. This lesson applies to baseball as much as it does to life; never forget that you have not only coaches, but also countless friends and family always willing to help you along the way.
Congratulations once again and keep up the good work!
Dear Friends on the Lockhart Girls Baseball Team,
Congratulations on your success in the Lockhart District Championship! I would like to take this opportunity to personally applaud you for all your hard work during this past season. I was further impressed with the news that you brought home not only the banner for the district championship, but the trophy for your section championship as well.
Your community is very proud of you for the commitment that you have shown towards taking your team to victory. Michael Jordan once said, “Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.” Your success demonstrates an amazing spirit of sportsmanship and teamwork, which will serve you well as you continue to be champions on your path towards adulthood.
Congratulations once again for your worthy efforts and keep up the good work!