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Girls take aim at tourney title
TN Warehouse, Rogers Service advance in junior league action
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After a long layoff, the girls 9-10 junior league tournament started Monday at Hoover and Millraney field with a pair of games.TN Warehouse opened play with a 12-10 victory over Ramirez Transport and Roger’s Service Company followed by beating L&M Floors 14-1.The league finished the regular season Thursday, June 27, but had to wait out a week of rain and fireworks to begin its tournament. When play started Monday, the intensity picked up right were it left off.Ramirez Transport and TN Warehouse battled to the bitter end, with TN Warehouse scoring the go-ahead runs in the bottom of the fourth to stay in the winner’s bracket.The game entered the fourth tied 7-7 and TN Warehouse pitcher Cierra Martin retired Ramirez Transport in order in the top half of the inning.Elia Atterson started the bottom of the inning with a single, her third hit of the game for TN Warehouse. Atterson would come around on a single by Alora Stuart, giving TN Warehouse the lead for good.