Southland Hogs win two Championships

Staff reports

Donaldsonville teenager, Hunter Medine and his baseball team - the Southland Hogs, recently won the National Championship in the fifteen and under Division and the Grand Slam World Series.

First in early July they won the 2011 National Champion in Burleson, Texas and more recently in Panama City, Florida they came home with the 2011 Grand Slam World Series Trophy.

Hunter is a Junior at Ascension Catholic High School and is the son of Bunnell and Karla

Medine of Donaldsonville. He is the grandson of Joe and Joyce Dinino of Donaldsonville and the late Bunnell and Olinda Medine also of Donaldsonville.

Head coach for the team is Lanc Crochet and assistant coach Mark Abate, Sr.