Six of the seven Madison County all-star teams began play this past week.
Only the Madison County Little League baseball all-stars have yet to play. Their tournament starts Monday against Habersham National.
Several teams were off to hot starts as of press time Wednesday.
The 9-and-10-year-old baseball team won its first three games by an aggregate score of 42-12 to earn a spot in the semifinals tonight (Thursday) against Habersham American.
Meanwhile, the Little League softball all-stars didn’t surrender a run in one-sided victories in their first two games, outscoring their opponents 34-0. That team was slated to face Rabun County Wednesday in the semifinals, but results weren’t available at press time.
In the Junior League softball ranks, Madison County beat Rabun County twice, 7-6 and 11-5. With only two teams in the junior league tournament, Madison County’s two victories gave it the District 7 title.
The Junior League team starts state tournament play July 11 at Rabun County.
Here’s a rundown of each team’s results:
9-and-10-year-old baseball (at Franklin County)
•Madison Co. 16, Toccoa 6 (June 27)
•Madison Co. 11, Franklin Co. 1 (June 28)
•Madison Co. 15, Rabun Co. 5 (June 30)
Notes: The team went 3-0 in pool play and plays in the semifinals against Habersham American tonight (Thursday) at 6 p.m.
JUNIOR LEAGUE BASEBALL (at Habersham County)
•Madison Co. 13, Habersham National 5 (June 29)
•Toccoa 11, Madison Co. 1 (June 30)
•Madison Co. vs. Hart Co. (July 1), results not available at press time
Senior League baseball (at Habersham County)
•Madison Co. vs. Toccoa (July 1), results not available at press time
9-and-10-year-old softball (at Madison County)
•Rabun Co. 8, Madison Co. 7 (June 27)
•Franklin Co. 6, Madison Co. 2 (June 29)
Little League softball (at Madison County)
•Madison Co. 22, Hart Co. 0
•Madison Co. 12, Franklin Co. 0
Notes: Madison County faced Rabun County Wednesday in the semifinals, but results weren’t available at press time.
Junior League softball (at Madison County)
•Madison Co. 7, Rabun Co. 6 (June 29)
•Madison Co. 11, Rabun Co. 5 (June 30)
Notes: Madison County won a best-of-three series against Rabun County for the district title. The team goes to state July 11 at Rabun County.