Frankfort Red second in Morehead Inv.

Special to The State Journal Published:

The Frankfort Red all-star team finished runner-up in the third Annual Morehead Hardball Invitational Tournament in the 11-12- year-old division last weekend.

The Frankfort Red team won pool play on Saturday with wins over S.W. Lexington Sandlot Legends 12-0 in four innings and a 5-3 win over Whitesburg. Saturday's pool play determined the seeding for a nine-team single-elimination tournament on Sunday.

Frankfort Red team, seeded second, defeated Flemingsburg 7-4 in the first round and Breathitt County 13-0 in the semifinal game. Frankfort Red lost to North Lexington in championship game 5-1 late Sunday night.

The Morehead tournament was the first tournament appearance for the Red team which made up of players from Frankfort's Cal Ripken League.

Frankfort Red will be competing in the 42nd Annual East Frankfort Kiwanis Invitational Tournament against Owen County at 9 a.m. Thursday at Paul Weddle Stadium.

Here's a look at the games played in the Morehead tournament

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