Three Bleckley all star teams advance to district | Best Of
Saturday wrapped up sub-district tournament play for area all star baseball and softball teams. Three teams from Cochran will have a shot at state thanks to securing district berths Saturday. The 9-10 boys edged Soperton 7-6 to claim the west top seed. They open district Tuesday in Eastman at 6:45 p.m.
Meanwhile in Hawkinsville: Despite blowing a 6-0 lead and 9-7 lead to Dodge County, the 11-12 boys finally prevailed in a shootout 12-9 to claim top seed. BC plays Tuesday in Hawkinsville at 5:30 pm. The 9-10 girls needed two wins to secure a district berth.
A 16-0 win in three innings versus Wheeler County and 17-8 victory over Soperton secured a #2 seed for Bleckley. District play begins Tuesday at 6:45 pm in Hawkinsville.