Squires win tournament

The Halifax County-based 13U VA Squires travel baseball team won the USSSA Baseball Bring Your Game Tournament in Richmond on March 24. The team outscored opponents 32-7 during the tournament. Team members displaying the championship award include (front row from the left) David Wiles, Jayke Owen, Joshua Gunn, Peyton Smith, Jaxon Lawson and Hunter Howerton; (second row from the left) are Greyson Parker, Cameron Carson, Christian Newton, Jaxton Shook, Graham Parker and Lathan Witcher. Team managers are Scott Carson, Matt Gunn and coach Keith Newton.