Lyons Midget Girls rule winning three one-run games and a GRPA State Championship

The Lyons Midget Girls softball team played in the toughest district in the state. Three of the top four teams at the GRPA State Tourney came out of District 1. Vidalia, the second place team at district, finished fourth. Swainsboro the District 1 champion wound up second and the 11-12 year olds from the Lyons Recreation Department won the GRPA State Championship at Diamond Lakes near Augusta. The girls went…

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Beasley pitches five innings in Jackson, Mississippi

In his second start in the Southern League Jeremy Beasley pitched five innings and allowed four earned runs on 10 hits with one walk and no strike outs against the Arizona Diamondbacks Double A affiliate- the Jackson Generals. Of the 10 hits, seven were singles, two were doubles and there was a fifth inning two-run homer. Jeremy, who took the loss, threw 88 pitches and 60 were for strikes. He…

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Lyons Midget Boys pull out a 1-0 victory over Wayne County to win the GRPA State Championship

The Lyons Midget Boys baseball opened their summer tourney play going two and two in the Lyons Youth Tournament. However, when it was time to start gearing up to win a GRPA State Championship the boys turned it on. They went 4-1 in the District 1 Tournament at Partin Park to win their first championship and then a perfect 3-0 in the state tourney, in Moultrie, to bring home the…

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Lyons Mite Girls rally from an early tourney loss and win five straight to win the GRPA State Chmpionship

The Lyons Mite Girls proved in the District 1 Tournament in Effingham County they could reel off wins and win a championship. They won four straight games by combined 55-22 score. Back in the same county for the GRPA State Tournament they opened up on Tuesday and skunked Troup County 20-0 then on Wednesday they lost by one single run to Whifield County 10-9- they had 9-7 lead in the…

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GRPA State Tournament Scoreboard- Lyons Midget Girls, Mite Girls and Midget Boys each win a GRPA State Championship

Tuesday- On the first day of GRPA State Tournament action Lyons went 3-0. The Midget girls edged Wayne County 9-8. the Mite Girls trounced Troup County 20-0 and the Flea Boys took care of the Savannah Mavericks 14-2. The Midget Boys and the Mite Boys open tourney action on Wednesday. Wednesday- On the second day three Lyons teams moved closer to playing for a state championship. The Lyons Midget Girls…

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Jeremy Beasley is totally awesome in his Double A debut- 5 scoreless innings with 9 strikeouts

Promote Jeremy Beasley and throw him right in to the fire and what does he do? He pitches like he belongs there even though he just got there. On May 17th, the day Beasley was promoted to High A ball, he threw four innings in relief and earned a save. On July 9th Beasley received his third promotion of 2018 and this one was a biggie to the Mobile BayBears…

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Jeremy Beasley earns his third promotion of 2018

Jeremy Beasley certainly has been on the move in his second year of professional baseball. And that’s a good thing when you are moving up. Beasley, who was promoted once during his rookie season, earned his third promotion of 2018 when the Los Angeles Angels sent him from the Inland Empire 66ers of the Advanced A California League to the Double A Mobile BayBears of the Southern League. Prior to…

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A big challenge for Jeremy Beasley, facing a hot team with a Major Leaguer starting on the mound

What a challenge for Jeremy Beasley on the day before the 4th of July. First Jeremy’s Inland Empire team was on a six game losing streak and four of those loses were in their current series at Rancho Cucamonga. Meanwhile, the Quakes have been a hot team since the California League All-Star Game winning 10-of-12 games including seven straight. The hot team prevailed as the Rancho Cucamonga won 4-1. Beasley…

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It took a week for the Lyons Midget Boys to win their District 1 Champion

Due to showers on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday it took the Lyons Midget Boys from Friday to the next Friday to finally win the District 1 Championship at Little Fenway at Partin Park. These 11 and 12 year old boys also had to bounce back from their only loss in the tourney- a 7-2 defeat to rival Vidalia on Thursday in the championship round- with an 8-2 win over their…

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Lyons Mite Girls win four straight games on way to their District 1 Championship

The 9-10 year old Lyons Mite Girls All Star team played like All Stars in the District 1 Tournament at Effingham County. These girls scored in double-digits in three of their four games and outscored their opposition 55 to 22, winning all four of their games to earn a trip to the GRPA State Tournament as a district champion. Lyons Mite Girls Scoreboard Friday-¬†Lyons 19, Effingham County 9 Saturday-¬†Lyons 13,…

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