12-year-old state champs
ON THE ROAD Coach Von Burt speaks with his team of 12-year-old state champs Wednesday at a practice before they left for Van Buren, Ark., to compete in this weekend's Cal Ripken Southwest Regional Tournament.
The 12's are one of several Meridian youth league teams that have had a lot of post-season baseball success.
Photo by Carisa McCain/The Meridian Star
July 26, 2001