Rusk Co. team claims title at Dixie Youth Baseball World Series

The West Rusk All-Stars are the champions of the Division II "O" Zone Dixie Youth Baseball...
The West Rusk All-Stars are the champions of the Division II "O" Zone Dixie Youth Baseball World Series.(Source: West Rusk Youth Baseball Association)
Published: Aug. 4, 2022 at 3:15 AM CDT
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RUSK COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - The West Rusk All-Stars are coming home to East Texas as champions.

Wednesday, the Raiders from New London defeated a team from Florida, 10 to 6, in the title game of the Dixie Youth Baseball Division II “O” Zone World Series in Anderson, South Carolina.

The boys received their championship rings after the 11 a.m. final match up.

The team ends their season undefeated in district, regional playoffs, and the state tournament, according to the West Rusk Youth Baseball Association.

Meantime, the Longview 10 and Up All-Stars are preparing to compete in the Division I Dixie Youth World Series this weekend in Lumberton, North Carolina.

They face-off against teams from 10 states when the tournament begins on Saturday.

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