Youth baseball: Andrew Valentino excels at USA tourney

Andrew Valentino from Trumbull played shortstop for the regional Baseball Youth Elite team in a USA tournament in Tennessee from March 8-10.

Valentino had 5 hits in 8 at bats, including a home run, and drove in three runs.

His .615 batting average was second best in the tournament.

The locals advanced to the semifinals before losing to the West Coast team.