By Matt Gardner and David Miller
The Appling County Pirates (33-2) advanced to the State Championship with two wins over fellow Region 2AA foe Brantley County (20-13) on May 21. The Pirates won the first game 11-1 in five innings and the Pirates would win the second game 12-6 to advance to their first ever state championship. The Pirates will host Region 2AA second seed Pierce County Bears (29-7) in the State Championship series.
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