Five diamond teams from the local Chester County Dixie Youth Association head out of town this weekend to play at state tournaments in various locations in Tennessee.
At Fairview, the CC 11-12 boys take the field in the state tournament Thursday through Sunday. On a similar schedule at Sweetwater, the age 9-10 guys play in the state tournament.
On the softball front, Chester County has teams heading to McEwen, age 5-6 coach-pitch, Friday through Monday. Their first contest is Friday versus Fairview.
The Dixie Darlings, coach-pitch ages 7-8, travel to Waynesboro, and take on Collinwood in their initial game.
Dickson is hosting the Dixie Belles, girls’ softball ages 13-15, with Chester County opening against Madison Central Friday at 4 p.m.
Cheser County Dixie Softball has a strong squad in this age group hoping for a championship and World Series bid in Alexandria, La.