The 11-12 year old Russell County Lakers baseball team recently traveled to Cookeville, Tenn. for the “Battle of the Bats” tournament.
The young Lakers went 2-2 in the tournament competing with teams such as the Tennessee Sluggers, the Tennessee Outlaws, the Cookeville Cobras, La Vergne Wolverines and the Rebels Baseball team.
The team is coached by Richard Bennett and Chris Taylor.
Members of the team are as follows: Matthew Adams, Chris Glover, Skylor Stapleton, Alex Turner, Ben Bertram, Evan Fletcher, Grant Best, Jordan Martin, Brennan Coffey, Jesse James Reed, Blake Ellis, Brett Kimbler and Taylor Grider.
Good luck to the Lakers in their future tournaments.
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