Hartselle 7-8 American Rookie All-Stars finish 4th in statePublished 2:42pm Thursday, July 31, 2014
The Hartselle 7-8 American League Rookie All-Stars finished fourth place the state tournament in Muscle Shoals over the July 4 weekend.
The team won the District Tournament held at Priceville by going 3-0 to clinch a berth in the state tournament. The team went 1-2 at the state tournament and had a fourth place finish in the state. The win came against Underwood from Florence in dramatic fashion. The game lasted 3 hours and Hartselle was down by 12 runs in the second Inning and rallied back in the sixth Inning to secure a 35-34 victory. The kids were exhausted having gone through the batting order 6 times.