Two of our area baseball teams are still alive and two are out after bi-district results this past weekend.
In Class 1A, the Sulphur Bluff Bears won their bi-district game against Bloomburg, 11-4. They will play Union Hill in an area round game this weekend.
The Yantis Owls had a first round bye in the playoffs. They will now face Trinidad this weekend in an area series. Game one is Thursday at 7 p.m. Game two is Friday at 7 p.m. Game three, if needed, will be Saturday at 1 p.m. All games are at Kemp High School.
Meanwhile in Class 2A, North Hopkins and Cumby lost hard fought series. North Hopkins played Detroit and their bi-district series went to a third game and Detroit got an 8-3 win at North Hopkins Saturday. The Panthers had lost at Detroit, 10-4 Friday but then won at home Saturday 6-2 to set up the decisive third game.
Cumby lost two games to Linden-Kildare. The Trojans lost at home, 5-3 Friday and then dropped a 14-1 game in the series.