Dixie Youth baseball district tournament playoffs were scheduled to continue this week after rain delays and holidays forced postponements.
The Dillon Dixie Belles finished as the 2015 District Runner-up at the tournament at Arrowhead Park in Cheraw, South Carolina, last week.
Dillon and Latta are set to face off in the Dixie Youth 9- and 10-year-old district tournament in Mullins, SC, tonight at 6:00 p.m.
This week played host to a wonderful experience for our county. A mission group from Fort Mill, Moncks Corner, and surrounding areas, along with volunteers from Dillon, coordinated a sports camp for the children in the county.
The Pee Dee Chapter of the South Carolina Junior Golf Association took on the Country Club of South Carolina in Florence, SC, on Thursday, June 25, in the Hootie & the Blowfish summer tour.
The Latta 10 & under Angels All-Stars won the Dixie Softball District 1 tournament on Friday, June 26, shutting out Myrtle Beach 23-0 at the North Myrtle Beach complex in the championship game.
The Latta ViQueens 8u All-Star softball team took home the runner-up trophy, placing second out of the nine teams in the district tournament in Georgetown on June 24.
Florence Post 1 earned an 8-4 win over Potomac on Wednesday night but split the Palmetto Invitational 2-2 over the weekend with losses to Greer and Raleigh in American Legion baseball.
Dillon County Recreation will be holding a mini football camp beginning on Monday, July 13, through Wednesday, July 15, at the Dillon County Recreation field.
Both Dillon and Latta All-Star teams are playing in the district tournament in Mullins, SC, with Dillon, Latta, and Delmae undefeated as of Monday night. Lake City, Maple Park, and McLeod all have one loss each.