The Appling County Recreation 12u All-Stars baseball team has been very busy over the past few weeks. During the recent Telfair Tournament the team played strong winning one game against the Telfair County All-Stars and losing one.
In game one, Appling had strong hitting led by Joshua Atkinson, Hunter Davis and Micheal Barlow. The team was able to push three runs across the plate. But Telfair answered with strong hitting defeating the Appling team 5-3.
In game two, the Appling All-Stars picked up the win on strong hitting by Ben Griffis and great pitching from Jakob Tomberlin and Shawn Brown. The local squad downed Telfair 4-2.
The next week the Appling All-Stars faced off against Vidalia in a double-header. Led by massive hitting efforts by Jardian Ryals, Jakob Tomberlin and Phillip Twiggs, who all hit homeruns, the local team won the game 8-4. Joshua Atkinson recorded the win for Appling.
In game two the Appling squad came out swinging again as Ryals and Twiggs homered again and Shawn Brown had three RBIs on a clutch double. Jakob Tomberlin picked up the win on the mound giving the Appling All-stars another 8-4 victory.