Image: Pike County Red Takes Runner-Up at USSSA All Star World Series

Back to front, Left to right: Coach Danny Stephens, Coach Justin Ivester, Coach Josh Rice, Coach Garred Mills, Bat Boy Athens Stephens, Brooks Stephens, Russell Elliott, John Wesley Hunt, Jamison Beckham, Koah Ivester, Beckett Buford, Jase Stone, Rowan Basilici, Corbin Rice, Brycen Harrill, Casen Manley, and Beau Mills.

 

The Pike County Red 6U team recently placed runner-up at the USSSA All Star World Series in New Orleans, La.

After going a perfect 4-0 in pool play, the Red beat the Louisiana state champions 13-9 in the quarterfinals. They went on to defeat the Texas state champions 22-19 in extra innings to advance to the championship, where they fell to the Georgia state champions out of Walton, Ga. by a score of 14-8.

Most of the players on the team are from Pike County and Milner, but Rowan Basilici represents Thomaston.

The Pike County Red finished the tournament as runners-up with an 8-2 record.

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