PEFYA Minors All-Star Team

Published 9:44 am Thursday, September 28, 2017

The Prince Edward-Farmville Youth Association (PEFYA) Minors All-Star Team was honored at the Farmville Town Council meeting Sept. 13 with medallions, certificates and cake for its outstanding performance and participation representing Farmville in the 2017 Dixie Youth Baseball AAA Minor League World Series in Oxford, Alabama. The team finished the summer with a 10-3 record. It went 5-0 in its district tournament, and then it went 5-1 in the state tourney, making history by becoming the inaugural PEFYA Minors team to win a state championship and advance to the World Series. Pictured are the team members who attended the council meeting with the mayor and vice mayor. From left are, front row, Josh Simon, Austin Morgan; middle row, Johnny Luhn, Leighton Folz, Jack Jones, Noah Boehmer, Sawyer Furlong, Kam Ligon; back row, Coach Mark Simon, Coach Dave Furlong, Vice Mayor A.D. “Chuckie” Reid, Mayor David Whitus and Manager Jerry Morgan. (To nominate your favorite team or standout group for High Five!, email a photograph and names of people to

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