Lynchburg Eliminated from Little League State Tournament
LYNCHBURG - Lynchburg Jefferson lost to Tuckahoe 14-0 in the quarterfinals of the 11-12 year old Little League State Tournament on Monday morning at Miller Park.
Tuckahoe from the suburbs of Richmond, has now outscored its four opponents 63-0 so far in the tournament.
Lynchburg head coach Chad Evans said, "It's the first time a Lynchburg team has advanced to the quarterfinals in more than ten years."
Lynchburg went 2-1 in pool playing, overcoming a 9-6 deficit in the final inning against Bristol to win 10-9.
Overall they finished 2-2 in the state tournament after going 4-1 in the district tournament.
In another quarterfinal game Fairfax beat Bridgewater 11-10 so Fairfax will play Tuckahoe Tuesday at 10 a.m. on Bradford Field.
Great Falls defeated Virginia Beach 10-3.
West Springfield topped York County 14-2.
Great Falls faces West Springfield at 1 p.m. in the semifinals on Tuesday.
Wednesday's championship game is at 10 a.m.