Israel National Baseball Team Wins

Well, they are the Under 14 Israel National Baseball team, and they came in 7th place out of 16.

closeu p;boy playing baseball for Israel

But that is quite an accomplishment coming from a country with almost no baseball culture, or knowledge of the sport. Last year the young Israel National Team won the European championship in the C division, so this year’s team competed in the 2015 European B Division.

Israel and Ukraine baseball

Here are some of the Israeli players with the opposing Ukrainian team.

Israel Under 14 Baseball team

Quite an accomplishment for these boys, to play in an European championship, against Ukraine, in Prague –¬†and on Yom Hashoah.

Kol hakavod to the team and their families.

The Israeli Under 14 National Baseball team once again wins for representing Israel so well!

photo credit: Margo Sugarman

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