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  • Marianna Dixie Majors DOMINATE to claim the STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on July 12, 2018 at 12:43 pm

    The Marianna Dixie Majors All-Star team took Bristol by storm last week, knocking off six opponents one-by-one.  They dominated on the mound, in the field and at the plate. Cameron Odom and Brady Brock tag-teamed for a no-hitter against the Chipley Majors All-Stars. Isaiah Spencer struck out every batter he faced over five innings of work in another game.  The pitching staff as a whole combined for 68 strikeouts spread over six games. They allowed only nine hits in the […]

  • BOYS OF SUMMER
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on July 12, 2018 at 12:42 pm

    Baseball, apple pie and Chevrolet – the commercial is as older than I am but sticks in everyone’s mind when they hear it. Some may go through the entire day humming it or repeating it softly. Imagine the dream of playing in the show and coming oh so close. It’s a blunt reality that occurs every spring and summer, and worse yet in the fall. Rosters are made and you look for your name, silently praying that your name is there and there’s not a ‘pink’ slip […]

  • Landen Gammons sportsmanship award times three
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on July 4, 2018 at 6:05 pm

    The thrill of being named an all-star is always exciting, many times as much for the parents as for the player. Landen Gammons all-star appearance is no exception, most especially since his dad, Adam Gammons is also his coach.  Adam Gammons coached a Graceville AA team during the regular season as well as served as the all-star team head coach. Following Graceville’s first game in state competition last Saturday, Landen Gammons was awarded the sportsmanship medal, voted on and […]

  • Marianna AAA All-Stars are heading to state
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on July 4, 2018 at 6:03 pm

    The Marianna AAA All-Stars have been working hard off the field as well as on field. They are working hard honing their skills to be able to compete for a state title while working on raising funds for the team to travel, paying for rooms and food while miles away from home.  Monday night, Rex Torbett talked with the team about the RT1 they have added to their jerseys for all-star play. He told the team to know why they are wearing the number and to keep the faith, to pick their teammates […]

  • Marianna Majors are 3-0 in state tournament play
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on July 4, 2018 at 6:02 pm

    Marianna Majors all-stars are making a statement in Bristol during the Florida Dixie Youth Majors State Tournament. They are 3-0 and looking for a state championship.  They opened Saturday with a solid 13-0 shut out of Holmes County. The rain didn’t dampen the Marianna Majors spirits one iota Sunday as they handed Liberty County a 12-1 loss.  Monday night, Marianna shut out Chipley 10-0. For each game, the umpires select an MVP from the winning team and a sportsmanship award […]

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