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Dixie Baseball: Bossier City All-Stars reach final four in Jr. Boys World Series

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The Bossier City All-Stars reached the final four in the Dixie Baseball Junior Boys (13s) World Series on Monday at the Sterlington Sports Complex.

Bossier City defeated Dyersburg, Tenn., 13-5 in an elimination game. They will play the winner of a game between Hattiesburg, Miss., and Opelika, Ala., in another elimination game at 3 p.m. Tuesday.

Hattiesburg and Opelika, the only undefeated teams left in the tournament, were tied at 1 when play was suspended in the bottom of the third because of a thunderstorm.

The game will be resumed at 9 a.m. The loser will play Brunswick County, N.C., at noon. Brunswick eliminated Louisiana state champion JRPD East on Monday.

Bossier City team members are Brady Gaydos, Jax Thomson, Hunter Schneider, Jackson Talbert, Ayden Hawn, Malachi Zeigler, Will Pickett, Landon Rolland, Jack Henry Smith, Daniel Sellers and Drake Bellew.

Matt Gaydos is the manager. John Schneider and Trey Smith are assistant managers.

Zeigler went 5-for-5 against Dyersburg with a triple, three doubles and eight RBI.

Thomson went 3-for-5 with two doubles and four RBI. Pickett and Smith had two hits each.

Schneider went 6 1/3 innings on the mound. Sellers got the final two outs of the game.

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