Phenix City American wins District 4 title

Phenix City American advanced through the losers' bracket and beat Phenix City National twice to win the Alabama District 4 title.

After winning 8-2 Thursday to force a deciding game, American picked up an 8-0 victory to advance to the state tournament, which begins July 14 at Westside in Mobile, Ala.

American pitcher Rhett Fuller pitched a complete game in getting the win on Friday. He also had two hits. A.J. Allen hit a two-run homer and Nicholas Griggs added a three-run homer to spark American.

Others who had a hit were Taylor Mitchell, Anthony Spivey, Cameron Giles and Tyler Lynn.