FLORENCE — Florence Blue beat Florence silver 16-1 to claim the Cal Ripken 11U district title Tuesday night.

Reed Bruce pitched three innings and struck out six to get the win. Elijah Lambert, Cole Wilcoxson, Jayshod Pearson, Bruce, Brooks Campbell, Connor Abston and Reid Nix has two hits each in the win.

Hudson Jolly had a double in the loss.

On Monday, Florence Blue beat Florence Silver 11-1 and Athens 11-0. 

Jace Brandon got the win in the opener and Brooks Campbell was the winner in the second game.

Four players had two hits in the first game and Bryant Allison added a triple. Zo Martin finished with four stolen bases.

Tate Oakley had a hit and stole home for Florence Silver.

Lambert, Bruce and Beau Willis had two hits each against Athens.


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