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Celebration Set for Returning Sweetwater Valley Little League Team

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    Celebration Set for Returning Sweetwater Valley Little League Team
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    Bonita, Calif., players smile before a U.S. elimination baseball game against Pearland, Texas, at the Little League World Series tournament, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in South Williamsport, Pa.

    A welcome home celebration for the Sweetwater Valley Little League team following their exciting World Series run is set for Tuesday evening in Bonita.

    The event will be at 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Sweetwater Valley Little League complex at 3321 Conduit Road.

    The Eastlake and Bonita Vista high school cheer squads will be there to welcome the team, as will the San Diego Padres pod squad. The radio station 93.3 FM will also be on hand to host team-focused activities.

    Pizzo’s also will be serving up pizzas and tacos.

    The sixth and seventh graders from Bonita and Chula Vista had an impressive run in the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

    The team was knocked out of contention in the semifinal round on Thursday in an extra innings thrill against Texas. They lost 9-7 in eight innings.