VICTORIA., Va. (WRIC) — The Hopewell Majors All-Stars competed and won the Dixie State Tournament.
The tournament has held in Victoria from July 5 to July 11.
The team made up of eleven and tweleve-year-olds, is coached by Clint Gorkiewicz, Ricky Irby, and Joe Kuhns. They are the first youth sports team in Hopewell to claim a state title and move on to the World Series.
The players won the state championship after defeating Prince Edward/Farmville 7-3.
Next, they will compete in the Dixie World Series being played in Lumberton, North Carolina starting on July 26.