SENECA, S.C.—A one-run loss eliminated Brunswick County on Sunday from the Dixie Boys Baseball World Series.
Despite home runs by Markel Jones and Travis Oliver, Amelia, Va., beat Brunswick, representing North Carolina, 6-5.
“Obviously, I wish we could have done better,” manager Randall Morrison said. “These were a great bunch of young men to be associated with. All the coaching staff enjoyed being around them.”
Against Virginia, Brunswick scored in the first and Oliver homered in the second.