The pitching was overpowering and the bats were hot as the Lyons 11-12 Midget Girls won four straight games to win a Lyons Youth Tourney Championship at Little Fenway at Partin Park. The highlight for the girls was knocking off Vidalia in back-to-back games with Torie Wright pitching her team to victories of 13-0 and 8-3 in the semifinals and finals.
Bryce Braddy’s Y-101 Story featuring interviews with Torie Wright, Laurren Hattaway and coach Dirk Brantley
Lauren Hattaway threw a dandy game in a 12-0 win over Soperton and Lyons also defeated Appling County 15-10.
The Lyons Junior Boys were trying to stay alive in a losers bracket game of the 56th Annual Lyons Youth Tournament and they did just that winning 7-5. The 13-14 boys were eventually eliminated from the tourney by Wayne County 17-4.