Pottsboro 8-and-under team wins state tournament

The 8-and-younger all star team from Pottsboro was one of only 10 teams to advance to the AA State Tournament in Palestine. The team lost its first game in the tournament and battled back to win seven games and the state tournament title. Team members will next be traveling to the World Series in Monroe, La. Pictured are, from left, bottom row: Brody Tyler, Major McBride, Jase Martinez, Garrett Wise, Braden Driggs; back row: Garland Parker, Ryan Hicks, Mason Kusch, Halen Flanagan, Ricky Hash; coaches: Shawn Driggs, Tom Tyler, Toby Flanagan and Donald Parker.