Two local youth state champion teams were recognized on Tuesday night at the Gordon County Commission Meeting. The Gordon County 8-under Girls All-Stars (pictured first) who won the GRPA Coach Pitch State Softball Championship, and the Gordon County 8-under Boys All-Stars (pictured second) who won the GRPA Coach Pitch State Baseball Championship were honored.
The 8-under girls team was made up of: Peyton Angel, Brooke Cole, Aubreigh Dixon, Ella Beth Gilreath, Lakelin Hall, Jazmine Hunter, Emma Johnson, Lila Mullinax, Ella Offutt, Ambree Quarles, Katelyn Redd, Brianna Simms, Chloe Townsend, Bailey Williams, Brooke Williams and Briley Woody. The team was coached by: Bartt Gilreath (head coach), Lee Crump, Sherman Hall and Kip Williams.
The 8-under boys team was made up of: Korben Baucom, Houston Childers, Weston Clements, Rush Faulk, Tucker Gallman, Jeremiah Heppner, Jacob Hood, Zeke Padgett, Nathan Richmond, Aiden Rolen, Carden Sampson, Braxton Volek, Charlie Walraven and Clay Worley. The team was coached by: John Sampson (head coach), Justin Clements, Kevin Richmond, Marty Rolen, Deron Walraven and Ben Worley.