San Clemente Times
After 12 weeks of competition the CA Yard Dawgs made their way through a 40-team field to claim the California Competitive Youth Baseball 16U Division Championship on December 9.
Several San Clemente residents were on the winning squad, including Chris Puckett and Dylan Riddle, who are in the San Clemente High baseball program. Other members of the team are: Drake Wood, Tyler Krazat, Caleb Lew, John Nelson, Jason Carbonell, Mark Burleson, Brian Carbonell, Andrew Cohen, Haydn Gilman, Nick Jacobson Karl Fischer and Corey Newcomb.
The team was coached by Irvine Valley College’s Tony Cappuccilli and former UCI shortstop, and Major League prospect, DJ Crumlich.