As the many divisions of the Little League baseball and softball tournaments move along, both 11-12 year-old baseball all-star teams from Jefferson County had success over the weekend.
The unbeaten Jefferson County team defeated Morgan County, 12-4, in the 11-12 year-old District 6, Area 1 tournament. Jefferson County met Martinsburg on Monday. In the loser’s bracket of that tournament, Charles Town-Ranson tripped South Berkeley, 5-4, and was scheduled to face Morgan County in an elimination game on Monday.
The District 6, Area 1 Junior League baseball tournament saw Charles Town-Ranson defeat Morgan County, 10-3, and later earn a spot in the District 6 finals against Grant County when it stampeded South Berkeley, 23-0.
Meanwhile, Jefferson County was edged, 15-14, by Morgan County in a loser’s bracket game and was eliminated.
The 10-11 District 6, Area 1 softball tournament saw Charles Town-Ranson drop a 20-3 verdict to East Hardy in the loser’s bracket.
The District 6, Area 1 Junior League softball tournament saw Moorefield defeat Charles Town-Ranson, 11-6, in a first-round game. In the loser’s bracket, Charles Town-Ranson stayed alive with a 17-1 win over Morgan County. On Monday, Charles Town-Ranson was slated to play South Berkeley in another loser’s bracket game.