8U heads to state after finishing runners-up

Published 6:00 pm Tuesday, June 22, 2021

The Lincoln County 8U All-Stars will next play in the Dixie Youth State Tournament on July 9-12 after finishing as district runners-up last weekend at the Civic Center Baseball Complex.

The team coached by Brian Smith, Nathan Bullock, Ben Huey and Larry Brady dropped a pair of game to Pike County by 12-7 and 11-1 margins.

Team members include Kolt Calcote, Cole Bullock, Jakson Douglas, Mason Hart, Jayse Haralson, Tanner Huey, Jackson King, Weston Lee, Phillip Murray, Sawyer Smith, Corbin Wright and Kason Wilson.

Lincoln County won their matchup with Lawrence County 22-11 and whipped East Feliciana (Louisiana) 17-2.