Tallassee's 6U all-stars won the NSA Area Tournament in Holtville
All-stars fight to move on
By Michael Butler
It's crunch time for Tallassee's all-star teams. Two softball teams are headed to the NSA state tournament in Alex City. The youth baseball teams continue Dixie Youth district tournaments this week.
The 6U girls went undefeated in Holtville winning the area tournament with a 19-5 victory over Chelsea in the title game. The 8U girls were knocked out of contention in bracket play but are still a qualifer for Saturday's state tourney.
On the boys side, the 12U (Ozone) all-stars are 1-1 at the DYB District 5 Tournament at Montgomery American. They opened on Saturday with an 8-7 win over Prattville but fell on Monday to 8-5 to Southeastern Gray. The Tigers play in an elimination game on Tuesday at 6 p.m. vs. AUM.
The 10U (AAA) stars are 2-1 in district action in Wetumpka. They opened play on Friday with 10-0 win over Metro in four innings. On Saturday, Montgomery American handed the Tigers their first loss 7-5. On Monday, Tallassee bounced back with a 5-0 win over Prattville American. Tallassee fights to survive against Southeastern Blue on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
The 8U (AA) boys are playing their district tourney at AUM. They topped Southern 19-0 on Friday and Prattville 15-3 on Saturday. They dropped their first game of the tournament on Monday to AUM 11-1. The Tigers meet Prattville again at 6 p.m. on Tuesday.
The Tigers rookie teams are playing round-robin tournaments in Prattville. The 12U team has split a pair of games so far. They won 7-4 on Saturday against Prattville. They were beaten 18-4 by AUM on Monday. The 8U squad lost to Prattville 17-11 on Saturday and AUM 20-0 on Monday. The 12U rookies play Prattville on Wednesday at 6 p.m. and AUM on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. The 8U rookies match up with Montgomery American on Tuesday at 6 p.m. and Millbrook on Wednesday at 6 p.m.
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12U Ozone District Tournament Bracket
12U Ozone/10U Rookie District Tournament Bracket
10U (AAA) District Tournament Bracket
8U (AA) District Tournament Bracket
8U (AA) Rookie District Tournament Bracket