Tarheel League 15U State Champions

The South Johnston 15U team is the 2019 Tar Heel Baseball Junior League State Champions.

South went undefeated in the State Tournament held July 25th-July 28th.  South Johnston beat Lenior 11-2 and defeated Jamesville twice, 7-3 and then in the championship game 13-1 in four innings.

Team members include: (Knelling from left) Paul Olive, Parker Wood, Cody Bates, Lucas Carpenter and Harvey Schneider. Standing: Coach Brooks West, Coach Brad Barbee, Kannan Crumpler, Dewayne Schneider, Evan Barefoot, Chase Carroll, Dylan Bates, Mason Raynor, A.J. Byrd, Nicholas Jackson, Coach Chris Carroll and Coach Jonathan Raynor.

Contributed photo