Dayshon Anderson clouted eight home runs to win the 2013 Lynn Little League Home Run Derby Sunday at Pine Hill Little League’s Chris Spagnoli Field.
Anderson was a member of the Lynn Shore Little League champion White Sox team. He was selected to the All-Star team that advanced to the quarterfinal round of the District 16 Tournament.
Dayson is entering the seventh grade at KIPP Academy in Lynn.
Anderson bested Christian Burt of Wyoma who hit seven home runs and Kevin DePina of East Lynn who hit five home runs. The other finalists were Alex Subervi and Emil Rossi of East Lynn, Anthony Nikolakakis and David Bernard of Wyoma, and Matt Gisonno of Pine Hill.
Each contestant was given 13 outs in which to hit home runs over the fence.