Wilmington wins on day two of state tourney; Whiteville falls in same event


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Submitted: Fri, 08/03/2012 - 1:01am
Updated: Fri, 08/03/2012 - 3:03am
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GRANITE FALLS, NC (WWAY) — Cherryville defeated Whiteville 9-4 on Thursday in a winner’s bracket game of the state championship for American Legion baseball.

Cherryville Post 100 at Whiteville Post 137

Score By Innings 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Cherryville Post 100 0 3 0 2 0 1 0 2 1 9 11 1
Whiteville Post 137 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 4 7 1

Justin White started the game for Whiteville. He turned out to be the losing pitcher. Zack Brown and Trent Martin both had home runs for Whiteville Post 137. Whiteville will face Pitt County at 12:30 on Friday. The losing team will be eliminated in the double elimination tournament.

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GRANITE FALLS,NC (WWAY) — Wilmington Post 10 defeated Caldwell County 9-7 in the second winner’s bracket game on Thursday despite a Austin Beard grand slam for Caldwell County in the top of the third. Wilmington will face Cherryville at 7:30 on Friday.

Other tournament scores:
Randolph County 6 Apex 1 Apex eliminated
Pitt County 9 High Point 8 High Point eliminated

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