The Magee Trojans have advanced to the second round of the playoffs after scoring 37 unanswered runs against the Hazlehurst Indians. In the first game of the series the Trojans won 15-0. Ty West was the winning pitcher. West pitched three innings striking out 6 batters and only allowing one hit.
In the second game of the series the Trojans defeated Hazlehurst 22-0. Cayden Bridges was the winning pitcher. Bridges pitched two innings striking out six batters and only allowed two hits. The bats were explosive for the Trojans during the two game stretch, as they received good production from the entire lineup. Brennon McNair had an excellent showing at the plate notching two homeruns and a grand slam over the two game stretch.
The Trojans will face the Columbia Wildcats in the second round.
The Simpson Academy Cougars have advanced to the third round of the playoffs after defeating Brookhaven Academy in a three game series that was tightly contested. The Cougars won the first game by a score of 9-5 and lost the second 5-6. The Cougars stepped up in a must win game and defeated Brookhaven 15-4.
The Cougars will have a rematch against regular season rival Hartfield Academy in the third round.