Prattville, Wetumpka vie for slot in state tourney

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, July 6, 2005

The Selma Times-Journal.com

When Prattville’s Dixie Majors squad came to Bloch Park on June 30, they were expecting to see a Fort Deposit squad getting set to warm up, instead they got a

a bye into the second round against Chilton County after

Fort Deposit didn’t show.

After dispatching Chilton County in the second round of the District tournament, Prattville faced host Selma and following a rain delay, ended their winning streak with a

defeat.

That victory pushed Prattville to the finals and Selma into the Elimination bracket to face the winner of the Wetumpka and Chilton County game.

Wetumpka knocked the squad from Clanton out of the bracket and then sent Selma home. The win against Selma set-up Tuesday’s final.

The two teams collided Tuesday night in the Major’s District Championship. At press time the scores were not available.

The winner of the district advances to the state tournament held in Thomasville on July 15.