NORTH MYRTLE BEACH – Minden’s last team standing was eliminated from the Dixie World Series on Sunday, ending a remarkable summer for baseball here in Minden.
The AAA group fought there hearts out, making Minden proud in there short stay at the world series.
Here’s a recap of the action.
C.J. Watts led the way with a home run and a double for Minden. Brandon Winston smashed a double, while Maddox Mandino and Landry Powell had a pair of base hits. Jake Wilkins, Cason Clemons and Cooper Chase rounded out the offense with base hits.
Minden’s pitching never found its way, walking 11 batters in the game
North Carolina 12
The North Carolina starter limited Minden to one hit, a double by Bryce Powell.
Maddox Mandino singled in the fourth inning, but North Carolina hung on to get the final outs needed for the win.