Team members are, from left, (front) Jodi Kilpatric, Landon Robinson, Cole McDaniel, Cade Simmons, Maddox Reeves, Gage Roberts, Sam Stone, (middle) Hudson Buckelew, Kyle Der, Porter Simmons, Coleton Persall, Jacob Lawrence, (back) Larry Robinson, Keenan Simmons (Head Coach), Charles Lawrence and Patrick Buckelew, Not pictured is Tim Reeves.
Team members are, from left, (front) Jodi Kilpatric, Landon Robinson, Cole McDaniel, Cade Simmons, Maddox Reeves, Gage Roberts, Sam Stone, (middle) Hudson Buckelew, Kyle Der, Porter Simmons, Coleton Persall, Jacob Lawrence, (back) Larry Robinson, Keenan Simmons (Head Coach), Charles Lawrence and Patrick Buckelew, Not pictured is Tim Reeves.

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Hartselle 7-8 American Rookie All-Stars finish 4th in state

Published 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.

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