Toccoa Junior All-Star season ends with loss to Athens

The Athens Junior League All-Stars blanked the Toccoa All-Stars, 5 to 0 Wednesday evening in Columbus for the State Junior League Championship.

Left hander Colton Eberhard scattered three hits and struck out four as he kept the Toccoa All-Stars off the board.

Toccoa loaded the bases in the first and second innings, but could not produce a run.

Branson Stowe had two hits and Brian Waldrup had the other.

Waldrup pitched the first four innings. He was followed on the mound by Ryan King.

The Athens All-stars now advance to the Southeast Regional Tournament in Bridgewater, Virginia.

Our congratulations to the Toccoa Junior League All-Stars for their tremendous effort in reaching the championship game. Thanks goes out to coaches Ephram Thornton, Mike Stowe, and Phil Rice for their time and effort this season with the All-Star team.