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State tournaments begin Friday

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Top, Halifax County Dixie Youth O-Zone all-stars are, from left, first row, Carter Thomasson, Mason Rush, C.J. Farley and Colin Mabe. Second row, Eli Seamster, Paul Irby, Logan Clark, Logan Smith and Lucas Newton. Third row, manager Keith Newton and coaches Paul Mabe and Brad Thomasson. Above, Halifax County Dixie Youth AA Coach Pitch All-Stars are, from left, first row, Julian Key, Colton Conner, Conner Spell and Camden Saunders. Second row, Aiden Fisher, Lucas Lewis, Rashad Garner and Journee Smith. Third row, Macon Elliott, Eli Brown, Noah Meeler and Mason Terry. Fourth row, manager Justin Saunders and coaches Nick Elliott, Adam Terry and Derek Brown. / July 03, 2019
The Day Complex in South Boston will host the 14th annual Virginia Dixie Youth baseball O-Zone state tournament, starting Friday.

The Complex also has the sixth annual Virginia Coach Pitch state tournament.

Action begins Friday rolls through Tuesday for the O-Zone teams.

Play begins at noon Friday with four games on tap for participating teams.

Match ups Friday are Patrick County-Emporia; Madison Heights-Franklin County; Rustburg-Bedford Metro and Bedford Central against host Halifax closing out the evening with an 8 p.m. start.

Four games are slated for Saturday, beginning at 1 p.m. Three games on Sunday, two on Monday, with the event expected to wrap up Tuesday.

Opening ceremonies will be Friday immediately following AA game three and Ozone game two, approximately 5:30-5:45 p.m.

The Coach Pitch state tournament action also gets under way Friday. The teams include Brookneal, Prince George, Madison Heights, Emporia, Bedford Central, Patrick County and Halifax vs. Buckingham, at 6 p.m. Tournament action continues through Wednesday.

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