Laconia Kiwanis Club holds home run derby
The Laconia Kiwanis Club held its home run derby July 19 and raised over $2,500 for numerous children’s charities in Laconia and Gilford. Many local businesses generously donated prizes for the competition. The home run derby had 27 participants in three separate divisions. Jordan Ortiz was the winner of the 13 and under competition, Riley Stone was the winner of the 14-18 competition and Eric Petell was the winner of the senior division. Winners of the home run derby are (from left) Eric Petell, Jordan Ortiz, Derby Chair Scott Laurent and Riley Stone.