Dillon Recreation Teams to Compete in Tournaments
Dillon’s Dixie Darlings and Dixie Youth Majors, and Dixie Belles will all be participating in upcoming softball tournaments.
The Dixie Darlings, for ages 8 and under, will be competing in a sub-district tournament against Dillon, Latta, Darlington, and Marlboro beginning Monday, June 18. The tournament will run through Thursday, June 21, and the winner will go to Sumter to participate in the district tournament beginning Monday, June 25.
The 11-12-year-old Dixie Youth Majors will be participating in the district tournament beginning Friday, July 6, through Wednesday, July 11. The double-elimination tournament will have eight teams.
The Dixie Belles, ages 15 and under, will be heading for their 8th state championship tournament this summer. The tournament will begin on Friday, July 13, with the championship held on Tuesday, July 17. Last summer, the Dixie Belles advanced to the Dixie Softball World Series.