The Alpert, Barr & Grant family congratulates the Sherman Oaks Baseball Academy’s (SOBA) 11 & Under Team, Champions of the 2019 End of Summer Classic Tournament. The championship game held in Simi Valley went into an extra inning, where the SOBA team earned a 5-4 victory that allowed them to end the tournament with a stellar record of 3 wins, no losses and 1 tie. The End of Summer Classic was SOBA 11U’s second consecutive championship tournament this summer as they also placed 1st in the 2019 Mid-Summer Classic.
Noah Kasendorf, son of AB&G Partner Alex Kasendorf, plays shortstop, and Jack Koczara, son of AB&G Counsel Ryan Koczara, plays center field for the SOBA team. Both Noah and Jack have been avid baseball players since ages 4 and 5, respectively, and Noah also plays with the Sherman Oaks Little League during the regular season.
Congratulations to Noah, Jack, and all the other young athletes of the Sherman Oaks Baseball Academy for their hard work and great sportsmanship!