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Danville Scores 5 in 9th to Beat Big Island 12-10


Lynchburg - American Legion, District 9 Tournament, Big Island battled Danville in an elimination game.   Trailing 9-4 in the sixth, Chris Buckner sends a shot up the middle for Danville, two runs score to cut Big Island's lead to 9-6.

         Big Island ran its lead to 10-7 in the seventh when Jordan Eubank scored on the wild pitch.
          It was still 10-7 in the final inning when Danville erupted for five runs.
Buckner with another clutch two-run single to make it a one-run game.  Later tied at 10, Andrew Brann unloaded a tie-breaking two-run homer.
          Danville scored five in the ninth to stun Big Island 12-10 and advance to the championship game late Monday night against unbeaten Lynchburg.  Lynchburg won that game 13-3 in seven innings, Post 16 advances as District 9 champion to the American Legion State Tournament.


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