I had a chance to speak with Steve Alger over at Thermo Expert in Pittsfield whose granddaughter plays for the Berkshire Force and wanted me to spread the word.

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The 12 U girls softball team is heading to the World Series in Florida at the end of July and they need to raise some money!

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Lubo Ivanko
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There will be a car wash on Saturday June 4 from 1-3 p.m. at the Advance Auto Parts on Merrill Rd. in Pittsfield.

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Advance Auto Parts Facebook
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In the past, Berkshire Force has gone to the World Series and as you may know it takes a lot of money a player to make it work, so they hope to see you all there!

In other local sports news, a big CONGRATULATIONS to the Mt. Greylock Mounties for winning the Western Mass. Finals with a 10-0 victory over Frontier in Springfield on Wednesday.

The players received a police and fire escort home last night. WELL DONE!

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KEEP READING: Here are the most popular baby names in every state

Using March 2019 data from the Social Security Administration, Stacker compiled a list of the most popular names in each of the 50 states and Washington D.C., according to their 2018 SSA rankings. The top five boy names and top five girl names are listed for each state, as well as the number of babies born in 2018 with that name. Historically common names like Michael only made the top five in three states, while the less common name Harper ranks in the top five for 22 states.

Curious what names are trending in your home state? Keep reading to see if your name made the top five -- or to find inspiration for naming your baby.