Whiteville Post 137 loses in state title game

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Kernersville Post 36 defeated Whiteville Post 137 Wednesday evening in Asheboro in the state finals for American Legion Baseball. Kernersville scored 6 in the 1st, 3 in the 2nd, 3 in the 3rd, 3 in the 4th and 1 in the 5th. The game was over just like that for Whiteville Post 137. The title contest was called after the top of the 7th inning. Kernersville will advance to the Southeast Regionals in Tennessee next week.