GREENWOOD – The weekend in Greenwood continues to go well for a pair of Dizzy Dean All-Star teams from Starkville.
Both the Starkville 9-year-old and 11-year-olds have gone undefeated so far in their respective brackets and will play for state championships Sunday.
After defeating Batesville 14-1 and Caledonia 6-4 on Thursday, the Starkville 11’s have picked up another pair of victories so far this weekend. They out-slugged Independence 18-14 on Friday night and edged host Greenwood 10-9 on Saturday.
The Starkville 9-year-olds are on a similar path. They won twice on Thursday against Lowndes County 12-9 and Columbus 8-7, then came back to knock off Caledonia 10-5 on Friday and shut out Southaven 10-0 on Saturday.
For more on what these teams did on Friday and Saturday, see weekend editions of The Starkville Daily News.