'Betsy National advances into 9-10 title game

from staff reports
Casey Sheffield's grand slam propelled the Elizabethton National All-Stars to a 8-5 win over Jonesborough and into the title game of the 9-10 year old tournament Thursday evening.
The boys came out smoking in the top of the first, scoring four runs, which was answered in the bottom frame by Jonesborough.
After Jonesborough took a 5-4 lead in the second, 'Betsy responded in the top of the third with four more runs. Sheffield also was credited with the win on the mound.
The team now advances to the championship contest against Johnson City National, slated for 7 p.m. today at Arthur Lady Field in Johnson City.