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Long All Stars finish third in Lyons Rec Baseball tournament
Pictured left to right in the back row are players Kaden James, Kaiden McGowan, Adrien Fredericks, Kelvin Hayes, Nathan Smith, Nathan Simos, Azaane Green, Ethan Runyon and Gage Owens. Left to right on the front row is Wyatt Mathis, Isaac Malone, Jackson Reynolds, Gavin Smith, Grayson Brinkley and Braedon Mitchum. The team is coached by Josh Runyon, Shawn Smith, and Sam Taylor. - photo by Long County Recreation Department photo

This past weekend the Long County 8 and under boys All-Star team brought home a third place trophy in the 55th Annual Lyons Recreation

Department Baseball Tournament. The team will now move on to the Georgia Recreation Parks Association district tournament held in Toombs County. Though the boys were unable to take home the top spot, they did have an impressive showing considering there were 17 teams take part in the tournament.

“I am proud of our kids and coaches for their accomplishments this season, they have been committed to working hard and representing our recreation department, I hope the best for them moving forward to the district tournament starting Friday,” said Long County Recreation Director Brandon McManus.

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