Regions one-run better

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, May 31, 2006

The Selma Times-Journal

Brown Drug jumped out to an early 3-1 lead after one inning of play.

But with the game knotted at 4-4, the Regions Bank team proved to be one run better, pushing the winning run across the dish to secure a narrow, 5-4 win in 11-12 year old baseball action on Tuesday night at the Selma Softball Complex.

The Brown Drug squad, led by Quintravis Johnson, D.J. Woods and Tyler Jones, nursed a 3-1 lead over the course of an inning and a half.

In the bottom half of the second inning, Regions rallied back to tie the game with a pair of runs.

Rodney Ellis, Roderick Bean and Anfernee Simpson led the Regions’ charge.

Regions rallied in the bottom half of the fourth inning to take a narrow, 4-3 lead.

Brown Drug tied the game at 4-4 in the top of the sixth inning.

Regions, however, notched the victory in the bottom half of the sixth inning to secure the 5-4 victory.