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Franklin and Ville Platte 12u All-Stars out of state championship

Posted at 12:17 AM, Jul 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-21 16:14:10-04

Regional 12u baseball teams made their way to Ville Platte over the weekend.

The Franklin Fire Department and St. Mary Parish Police escorted the Franklin Boys 12u All-Star Baseball Team Saturday afternoon, they say.

The team competed in the regional tournament in Ville Platte today.

A district director said, "It's very important to get the parents and to get the kids back, it is basically like a reunion, and very good for us."

The Franklin Boy's 12U All-Star Baseball Team celebrated a 20-10 win in Saturday's game, but lost to Girard in the loser’s bracket with 12-2 on Sunday.

South Regional Tournament: Lakeshore All-Stars defeated Ville Platte All-Stars 3-0
North Regional Tournament: Mangham All-Stars defeated Girard All-Stars 6-3

Now, Mangham will play Lakeshore in a best 2 out of 3 tournament for the State Championship in Ruston this weekend 7/23-7/24

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