The Bryant 11-year-old All-Stars finished second at the Cal Ripken State Tournament[more] for their age group and has qualified for the Southwest Regional Tournament at Hurley, La., starting Thursday, one of six youth teams from Bryant that qualified for Regional play.
Team members are, from left, Cameron Vail, Myers Buck, Blake Pennington, Dylan Lawhon, Christian Harp, Joe Green; second row, Zac Kemp, Brandon Hoover, Caleb Dorsey, Grayson Prince, Luke Curtis, Cooper Wright, Brooks Ellis; back row, Coach Tyler Brown, Manager Jonathan Wright and Coach Jimmy Pennington.
The team begins pool play at the Regionals on Friday against the host team at noon. On Saturday, they take on Madisonville, La., at 1 p.m. Bracket play begins on Sunday at 8 a.m., with the championship on Wednesday, July 27.