Desoto County Sports

Dizzy Dean baseball crowns World Series champions

Photo: A Lookout Mountain, Tennessee player watches the action from the dugout during a 12-year-old division game at the Dizzy Dean World Series. (Bob Bakken/

Snowden Grove Park in Southaven again served as the host site for the Dizzy Dean baseball World Series with champions determined on Friday. Here are the winners of each of the age divisions.

Six-year-old: Hopewell Mustangs, Georgia

Seven-year-old: Hopewell Mustangs, Georgia

Eight-year-old: Ranburne All-Stars, Alabama

Nine-year-old: Union All-Stars

10-year-old: Starkville Maroon All-Stars

11-year-old: Oregon Park Sharks, Georgia

12-year-old: Cleveland All-Stars

14-year-old: Meridian All-Stars

16-year-old: Grenada All-Stars

Brackets for all divisions of the World Series are found on the Snowden Grove Park website.  

Bob Bakken

Bob Bakken is the most recognized and most trusted name in DeSoto County news and sports reporting, as readers continue to express their appreciation for his accuracy and fairness in the stories he writes. Bob is also heard on 95.3 The Rebel twice a week with sports updates and high school football play-by-play broadcasts in the fall. A former newspaper editor and writer, his award-winning background also includes television news producing, sports media relations, and radio broadcasting.

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