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Aces win second straight ULB title

August 29, 2007 - United League Baseball (ULB) - Alexandria Aces News Release

Alexandria, LA Tuesday August 28, 2007-- The Alexandria Aces completed a dream season by winning back to back United League titles after sweeping the Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings by the score of 7-4 in front of 2,960 fans at Bringhurst Field.

Juan Carlos Ovalles (1-0) picked up the win after a dominating 2.2 inning relief perfornace. Ovalles struke out four and did not allow a run in the series. Justin Dowdy picked up the save, his second of the series, after striking out two and allowing a single to Brian Nichols.

Palmer Karr was named MVP of the championship series. Karr hit three homeruns, scored six runs, and batted in a robust 11 runs.

The Aces ended their season with a 60-35 overalll record, and 33-13 in the second half, the only team in the United League to finish with an above .500 record in the half.

Bryan Sabatella was 2-for-4 with a solo home run, while Selwyn Langaigne was 2-for-5 with two runs driven in. Evan Cherry added a rbi single as well for the Aces.

The Aces outscored the WhiteWings 33 to 11 in the series.

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