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Decatur National's Hunter Lee (11) and Hartselle National's Connor Landers wait for the verdict on a play at second base.
Decatur National 7- and 8-year-olds capture district
From Staff Reports
Decatur National polished off a championship Thursday night at the Dixie Youth Baseball 7- and 8-year-old district tournament at the Athens Sportsplex, beating Hartselle National 11-1 in the finals.
Decatur National completed its all-star season with a 13-0 record.
The Dixie Youth 7- and 8-year-old division does not have a state tournament.
Against Hartselle, Alex Marks helped pace the offense with a single and a triple. Noah Burroughs, John Reihl and Saylor Solley added two singles each.
Jack Collins tripled, while Charlie Cushing and Ben Berry each had a double.
Tanner Burns, Will Gannaway, Charlie Crane, Hunter Lee and Walker Jones each had a single.
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