Tupelo 49ers’ season ends with regional loss

Baseball StockTupelo’s run in the Senior American Legion Mid-South Regional ended Sunday night in the semifinals with a 14-0 loss in seven innings to Midwest City, Okla., in North Little Rock, Ark.

Earlier Sunday, the 49ers lost 6-5 to Gonzales, La., a game that was postponed Saturday because of rain.

Tupelo (21-11), which won the state tournament to qualify for the regionals, won its first two games of the tournament Midwest City led from the start, scoring five runs in the first inning. The Oklahoma entry made it 14-0 with a six-run sixth inning.