Tallahatchie goes for Cotton States title today

By NEMS Daily Journal

NEW ALBANY – The Tallahatchie Rascals will take their second swing at a Cotton State Baseball League tournament championship today at Legion Field in the Sportsplex.
The Rascals, coached by Chris Basil, won the regular-season title of the wooden-bat league with a 15-7 record. They’ll take on the Tupelo Thunder (7-13) at 11 a.m. in today’s first semifinal.
In a 1:30 p.m. semifinal, the Golden Triangle Jets (11-7-2) and North Delta Dealers (9-11-1) will square off.
The championship game is set for 4 p.m. Last year, the first for the league, North Delta won the tourney title.