Batesburg-Leesville SC 07/18/ 2022 - The South Carolina Dixie Youth Division 2, District 3 Champion Batesburg-Leesville Minors (10U) All-Stars competed in the Dixie Youth Division 2 State Tournament in Johnsonville, SC at Prosser Field on July 9-14. B-L Minors placed 3rd in the state tournament with a record of 3-2.
The boys from Batesburg-Leesville were victorious against the Cayce/West Columbia team on July 9 and Chesterfield on July 11 and July 13. B-L lost to Lake View on July 12 and was eliminated by the same team in the semifinals game on July 14.
Latta was crowned the South Carolina Division 2 State Champions after defeating Lake View in the Championship game on July 15. B-L Minors compiled a total record of 6-2, including the District and State tournaments.
One of Batesburg- Leesville’s coaches, Brian Shealy, said the B-L Minors All-Stars would like to thank Batesburg-Leesville Youth Sports and the entire Batesburg-Leesville community for their support. The team had a memorable experience on and off the field during their All-Star journey and represented the community with great pride and honor.
Photo Caption: Front Row (L-R): Henry Rhoads, Ashton Jumper, Ryland Fincher, Knox Bouknight, Cason Leford
Second Row (L-R): Bryce Polito, Jack Shealy, Walker Buzhardt, Amz Dowling, Jayson Jennings, Nichols Ott
Third Row (L-R): Coach Joey Rhoads, Manager Scott Buzhardt, Coach Brian Shealy