Area All-Stars

SUMMERSVILLE – The Elkins and Tygarts Valley 11-12-year-old All-Stars have put themselves in position to advance to state tourney action after District 8 tourney play over the weekend.

Elkins defeated Tygarts Valley 15-5 in five innings on Saturday in Pool B action, as Blake Harris, Tyler Davis and Nathan Cooper each had four hits. Anthony Jones also had a homer.

Remington Stanley went 3 1/3 innings to earn the win, while Brayden Davis finished in relief.

Daniel White and Logan George had back-to-back homers to lead Tygarts Valley at the plate.

Tygarts Valley defeated Clay County, 7-0, on Sunday to stay alive for a spot in Wednesday’s championship round.

Elkins and Clay County will meet at 8 p.m. today.

Pool A consists of Pocahontas County, Braxton County and host Summersville.

Braxton County defeated Pocahontas County, 18-0, on Saturday, while Summersville and Pocahontas County met on Sunday.

Braxton and Summersville will collide at 6 p.m. today.

The Pool A winner will face the Pool B runner-up at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, while the Pool B champion and Pool A runner-up play at 8 p.m.

The state tournament will be held next month in Chapmanville.