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Shown, from row, from left, are Tyric Baker, Kevon Wall, Quan Chambers, Walker Kirkley, Tommy Eubanks, Briant Smith and Jemiah Smith. Back row, from left, are coach Daniel kirkley, coach Dante Blakeney, Dusty Burch, Mason Arant, Jacob Aldridge, B.R. Hatcher, Jake savage, Curt Chapman, Trent Neuberth, coach Deion Mason and coach Eddie Savage. Not pictured is Jakob Starling.
Central Dixie Pre-Majors are state runners-up

      The 2016 Central Eagles Dixie Pre-Majors traveled to Charleston July 16-18 and came home with the State Runners-Up trophy after playing five games in three days.

Central was also awarded the Sportsmanship Award. The team qualified for the state tournament after placing second in the District 3 tournament behind McBee, which won the district title.