Jemison, Thorsby baseball teams begin play

Published 5:08 pm Wednesday, February 20, 2013

High school baseball season began Monday, and local teams wasted no time taking to the cold, wet fields.

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And the pitch: Jemison’s Danny Eslinger delivers a pitch during Tuesday’s game against Marbury. For more photos, visit


Jemison lost to Marbury on Tuesday, 9-5, though the Panthers started their season with wins Monday over LAMP (12-7) and Montgomery Academy (12-7).

Thorsby opened its 2013 campaign with a 23-4 win over Dallas County on Monday.

Matt Morgan hit two home runs in the romp, and Brantly Maddox earned the win on the mound.