Charlotte County Major League All-Star baseball team

Published 9:27 am Wednesday, July 18, 2018

The Charlotte County Major League All-Star baseball team had an outstanding summer, winning the 2018 Dixie Youth Baseball Majors All-Star District 5 Tournament by going 4-1 and also securing a berth in the state tournament for the first time since 2013. The squad outscored its district all-star opponents 59-23. This included the state championship game in which Charlotte defeated the Crewe-Burkeville All-Stars 19-5 in four innings. Charlotte went 2-2 at the 2018 Virginia Dixie Youth Baseball Majors State Tournament in Buckingham, playing the eventual state champion host team closer than any other opponent. Charlotte County Majors All-Star team members pictured are, from left, front row, Camden Tucker, Brayson Arrington, Austin Queensberry, Ben Gibbs, Colby Trent, Jaylon Gordon; middle row, Manager Gary Walker, K.J. Eames, Coach Todd Arrington, Christian Pettus, Kanye Dailey, Dru Lee, Cameron High, Parker Simpson, Coach Bucky Browning; back row, Steve Feinman, Tom Pettus, Chris Tucker, Scott Queensberry, Ken Trent, Billy Gibbs, Boo Simpson and Gordon Lee.