Warriors help lead summer team to World Series semifinals

FROM STAFF REPORTS

Thompson baseball players Jordon Chism, Steven Ward, Corey Kimbrel and Nick Bili recently helped lead the Over the Mountain Gold to a third place finish in the Dixie Pre-Majors World Series in Thomasville.

OTM opened the tournament with a 15-6 win over South Carolina, followed by a 9-1 victory over Thomasville on July 29. The Gold its first game on Tuesday, 11-10 to Lakenald, Fla., and was eliminated, 2-0, in Wednesday’s semifinals by eventual World Series champions Laural, Miss.