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Charlotte 14U All-Star squad becomes top in Virginia

The Charlotte County 14U All-Star baseball team went 5-0 at the 2018 Dixie Boys 14U State Tournament that ran from July 13-17 in Franklin County.

The team includes talent that hails from two counties, including six Prince Edward players and five Charlotte players.

The boys achieved victories over the host team, a Buckingham squad, a Vinton squad and a team from Halifax.

Charlotte topped Halifax 11-3 in the championship game and is now preparing to play in the Dixie Boys 13U World Series in Bossier City, Tennessee, starting Aug. 3.

For more coverage on the team’s undefeated state run in advance of its World Series run, see next week’s sports section.