Local Little League teams set for district
The Brewton and East Brewton 9- and 10-year-old and 11- and 12-year-old All-Star squads are set to compete in the district 5 Little League Tournament.
Both tournaments will be held at the YMCA Sports Park with the 9- and 10-year-olds' tournament being hosted by the East Brewton league and the 11- and 12-year-olds' tournament by the Brewton league.
The 9- and 10-year-olds will begin the district tournament on Saturday, June 28. Brewton's first game is planned for 8 p.m. against Covington County.
The East Brewton squad will begin play on Sunday, June 29, at 8 p.m. with the opponent to be determined. Other teams competing include Opp, Andalusia and Evergreen.
Members of the East Brewton All-Start team are Reid Johnson, Dillan Anthony, Hayden Cooper, Gary McGraw, Logan Williamson, Justin Hammac, Mitch Emmons, Joseph Adkins, Tyler Sawyer, Keith Bradley, Taylor Ballard, Brewer Grimes, Joseph Strength and Ben Bounds. Coaches are Terry Strength, Tim Anthony, James Hicks and Gary McGraw.
Members of Brewton's 9- and 10-year-olds' squad are Dan Smith, Bradley Brown, Jon Jones, Dylan Bell, Harrison Horton, Trevor Diercks, Conner Denton, Bryant Jernigan, Trent Robinson, Parker Reiss, Collin Graves, Ryland Dixon and Avery Couture.
The 11- and 12-year-olds will begin the district tournament on Saturday, July 5. East Brewton's first game is planned for 8 p.m. against Opp.
The Brewton squad will begin play on Sunday, July 6, at 8 p.m. with the opponent to be determined. Other teams competing include Covington County, Andalusia and Evergreen.
Members of the Brewton 11- and 12-year-olds' All-Star squad are Garrett Robinson, Todd Robinson, Grant DeFrancisco, Houston Simmons, Corey Williams, Gordon Jones, Cortez Banks, Taylor Berry, Evan Burkett, Landon Sowell, Mabry Cook and Sam Sharpe.
Members of the East Brewton All-Star team include: Jacob Cannon, William Shell, Tyler Nall, Tyler Cross, Jamar Travis, Dylan Smith, Kevin Pace, Dodson Herrington, Lonnie Farrish, Tyson Godwin, Justin Payne, Jimmy Sims and Jake Bounds. Coaches are Richard Royce, Chuck Bounds, Mark Cannon and Wayne Story.