defense and pitching.
why Honaker dominated Thursday and three reasons why the
Tigers dominated the Black Diamond District all season
home runs by Logan Ball and David Keene sent Honaker on
its way to an 11-1 win over the Haysi Tigers in the BDD
finals at Harding Field.
win sent Honaker into this week's Region D playoffs at
Harding Field. The Tigers, who were scheduled to host J.I.
Burton on Tuesday, advanced to the BDD title game with a
14-1 rout of Council in a semifinal contest last Tuesday
Tigers set the tone early with a power display Thursday
before Haysi even recorded an out. Ball followed a leadoff
walk to Kevin Lester with a two-run homer high up onto the
hillside above the right field fence. After Clay Smith
reached on an error, Keene, who hit .517 during the
regular season, followed with his fifth home run of the
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