GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT)- East Surry the North Carolina 9-10 year old state champions felt right at home as they blew past South Carolina Saturday in the first game of the Tournament of State Champions.
The Pilot Mountain natives got it going quick, scoring nine runs in the first inning alone.
Folger Boaz and Luke Brown had 3 hits each in the contest. East Surry tallied a total of 17 hits on the day.
The game went to 4 innings, final score 20-0 East Surry.
North Carolina will take on Tennessee at 10am Sunday morning.
Tournament will be held from July 24-29, 2015. 2015 Tournament of State Champions Pool Play Schedule (9-10) Sunday, July 26 (9-10 year olds) 10:00 EST – Tennessee vs. North Carolina 12:45 EST – West Virginia vs. Florida 3:30 EST – Alabama vs. South Carolina 6:15 EST – Georgia vs. Virginia Monday, July 27 (9-10 year olds) 10:00 EST – Alabama vs. West Virginia 12:45 EST – South Carolina vs. Virginia 3:30 EST – Georgia vs. North Carolina 6:15 EST – Tennessee vs. Florida Tuesday, July 28 (9-10 year olds) 10:00 EST – tournament quarterfinal or semifinal game 12:45 EST – tournament quarterfinal or semifinal game 3:30 EST – tournament semifinal game (only if not played earlier in the day) 6:15 EST – tournament semifinal game (only if not played earlier in the day) Wednesday, July 29 (9-10 year olds) 11:00 EST – Championship Game