Keamond Eison was the winning pitcher. Rashaad Green was 1-for-4; Jake Walton was 1-for-2 with two walks; Devontae Glenn was 1-for-3; Adam Gregory was 1-for-1; Dylan Rogers was 3-for-4; Dustin Payne was 3-for-4; and Eison was 1-for-2.
Union scored four runs in the first. Payne had two RBIs, Glenn and Rogers each had one.
The 14-year-olds added five runs in the second. Rogers had 2 RBIs, Glenn and Eison each had one. An error plated the other run.
Another run came off errors in the third.
In the fifth, Rogers had 2 RBIs, Rice and Payne each had one.
Union plays Aiken at 7 tonight and a win would send the team to the state championship game on Thursday.
LEXINGTON - North Augusta defeated Union Dixie Boys 13-year-old All-Stars 11-4 on Tuesday. The loss eliminates Union from state championship contention.
“The boys played well and represented Union well,” said coach Phillip Arnold. “We had a quality group of people - players and coaches.”