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Bank of Franklin claims DYB Majors

DAILY LEADER / MARTY ALBRIGHT / Karlton Byrd collects the win on the mound for Bank of Franklin in the Majors Tournament championship contest against Bane's Drugs Thursday night.

DAILY LEADER / MARTY ALBRIGHT / Karlton Byrd collects the win on the mound for Bank of Franklin in the Majors Tournament championship contest against Bane’s Drugs Thursday night.

Bank of Franklin overpowered Bane’s Drugs in the Game Two to claim a 10-2 victory and win the tournament championship Thursday night in Lincoln County Dixie Youth Baseball Major League action at Keystone Park.

In Game One action, Bane’s Drugs came out hot and hammered Bank of Franklin 11-5 to end Bank of Franklin undefeated run in the tournament and forced a decisive game two contest.

After the championship, Bank of Franklin was presented with the championship trophy. Bane’s Drugs received the tournament runner-up trophy and was recognized as the regular season champions.

At the conclusion of the ceremony, the 11-year-old and 12-year-old All-Star teams were announced. Both All-Star teams advance to play in the District Tournament. Brookhaven will host the 11-year-old division starting June 27 at Keystone Park. The 12-year-olds will also be play in Brookhaven at Keystone Park; that tournament is set to begin July 4.

11-year-old All-Stars:  Daniel Falvey, Dylan Carter, Matthew Burns, Jacob Smith, Dakota Willard, Collin Waldrop, Gage Brown, Jon Allbritton, Cade Watson, Ty Webb, Dylan Reeves and Wyatt Hodges. Head Coach: Bob Watson. Assistant Coaches: Chip Carter, Brad Hodges

12-year-old All-Stars:  Cade Brown, Travis Hall, Tyler Allen, Harrison Brownlee, Byrion Robinson, Cole Smith, Taylor Allen, Karlton Byrd, Grant Jackson, Cody Mixon, Trey Fortenberry and Garrett Maxwell. Head Coach: Hugh Fortenberry. Assistant Coaches: Winky Brown, Justin Jackson.

Bank of Franklin 10, Bane’s Drugs 2 

Winning Pitcher:  Karlton Byrd (9K, 2BB).

Losing Pitcher: Collin Waldrop (11K, 4BB).

Bank of Franklin hitters:  Jacob Smith 1B, 1B. Ty Webb 1B. Peyton Morse 1B, 3B. Sam Etheridge 1B. Trevor Smith 1B.

Bane’s Drugs hitters:  Trey Fortenberry 3B, 2B. Justin Pratt 1B. Jamie Gardner 2B. Piker Ratcliff 3B.

Bane’s Drugs 11, Bank of Franklin 5

Winning Pitcher:  Harrison Brownlee (10K, 2BB).

Losing Pitcher:  Nicholas West (3K, 0BB).

Bank of Franklin hitters:  Jacob Smith 1B, 1B. Nicholas West 1B. Ty Webb 1B. Karlton Byrd 2B.

Bane’s Drugs hitters:  Trey Fortenberry 1B, 2B. Harrison Brownlee 1B, 1B, 1B. Collin Waldrop 1B, 1B. Justin Pratt 1B. Trey Smith 1B, 1B. Jamie Gardner 1B. Sam Mabile 1B.

DAILY LEADER / MARTY ALBRIGHT / Bank of Franklin's Ty Webb waits patiently at the plate for his pitches Thursday night.

DAILY LEADER / MARTY ALBRIGHT / Bank of Franklin’s Ty Webb waits patiently at the plate for his pitches Thursday night.