Clinton 9-10 All-Stars headed to Dixie Youth state tournament
- Published on Thursday, 03 July 2014 03:47
- Written by Staff Reports
The Clinton All-Stars swept through the Dixie Youth Minors (9-10) district tournament undefeated to take the championship on Wednesday night at Batesburg-Leesville.
Clinton defeated Mid-Carolina 15-2 in the championship game in four innings. Wil Stewart and Collin Stewart shared duties on the mound in the win.
Davis Wilson had a triple and an inside-the-park homerun to go with his three RBIs. Wil Stewart added two singles, a triple and four RBIs.
Luke White, Davidson Pitts, Justin Copeland, Austin Copeland and Collin Stewart had one hit each and White, Pitts and both Copeland’s added RBIs. Wyatt McWatters had two hits.
Clinton advances to the Dixie Youth state tournament to be played in Florence beginning July 18.
On Tuesday night in the semifinals, Clinton defeated Abbeville 8-6, in their closest game of the tournament.
Zach Fortman pitched three strong innings before Davis Wilson and Wil Stewart came in to pitch in relief.
Wil Stewart had a double, single and two RBIs. Wilson added a single and an RBI. KJ Adams had a double and two RBIs.
McWatters had two hits and an RBI and Justin Copeland added a single.