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Updated: 03/23/2013 10:18:02AM

Indians go undefeated in district, down Pirates 5-2

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SUN PHOTO BY JUSTIN FENNELL

The Indians interact with their third grade reading buddies prior to Thursday's game.

SUN PHOTO BY JUSTIN FENNELL

Mike Rivera, left, greets Nick Longhi after Rivera's solo home run gave the Indians a 1-0 lead. Venice beat Port Charlotte 5-2.

SUN PHOTO BY JUSTIN FENNELL

Drake Burns, 9, throws out the first pitch before Thursday's game. Burns is one of the third graders involved in the reading mentors program the Indians volunteer their time for.

By ROB SMITH

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The Venice Indians (11-1, 10-0) completed their undefeated district slate with a 5-2 win over Port Charlotte (5-8, 4-5) Thursday night in Venice.

Four Indians — starter Brandon Elmy, Tyler Shambora, Tyson Albert and Cooper Hammond — combined for 12 strikeouts while holding the Pirates to three hits on the night.

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