The Red Oak RockHounds 9U baseball team won the United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) North Zone Tournament held at Grimes Park in DeSoto in May. Competing against teams from Cedar Hill, DeSoto and Duncanville the RockHounds took first place by winning the championship game 6-2 over the Duncanville Knights. The Rockhounds followed that win with a fourth place showing at the state tourament. The state tourney was rain shortened and the team awarded fourth place. Shown are Luke hartman, Jeffrey Roberts, Nate White, Jeremiah Roberts, Nathan Derden, Blake Bauer, Chris Gonzalez, Charlie King, Chris Granzin, Chris Allwardt, Brendan Hinsley, Mason Starnes and coaches John King, Steve Granzin, Norm Bauer and Brian Derden.