HAUGHTON — The Minden Nationals Dixie Youth All-Stars will continue their run in the District IV Tournament in Haughton with a 9-4 win over the Shreveport Nationals last night in Haughton.
The Nationals are just one win away from a place in the State Tournament, and will play for the District Championship tonight at 6 p.m.
Matthew Seales led the Nationals last night with a three-for-four night. He ripped a double and two singles.
A.J. Coleman doubled and singled, and Cooper Parks had two singles. Brandon Winston, Cooper Chase, Bryce Powell, Landen Hopkins, Jake Wilkins and Ethan LaTour all singled.
Jake Wilkins pitched the first 5 1/3 innings, allowing four hits and striking out five. Parker Cupples came in and recorded the final two outs of the game.
The Nationals’ defense also turned in a number of good plays in the field.
Phillip Rowe, Landen LeBlanc, Gage Bowman and Jaxon Terry all singled for Shreveport.