Malibu Cardinals, back row, from left: Manager Eric Allaman, and coaches Jim Wickard, Louis Diaz and Steve Woods. Players standing from left: Von Allaman, Kyle Sisson, Matt Marsden, Brandon Wickard, Lucas Stevenson, Dylan Epperson, Jake Smith, Tyler Robinson, Hunter Irons and Levi Woods. Kneeling: Dylan Morris and Tony Uretz.


After winning their division in Malibu on June 12, the Malibu Little League Cardinals placed 2nd overall in the District 25 Tournament of Champions on June 21, losing to Beverly Hills 6-5.

During the week of tournament competition at the Playa Vista Little League Field, the Cardinals beat East Santa Monica, Culver City and West L.A. to play in the Championship game.