Columbia, SC (WLTX) The Midland Dixie Youth Ozone baseball team from West Columbia is heading to Mississippi.
The local 11-12 year-olds have secured a berth in the Dixie Youth Ozone World Series and will represent South Carolina in Cleveland, Mississippi.
Two of the baseball players on the team have dads that represented South Carolina in the 1977 Dixie Youth Baseball World series and won.
The Dixie Youth Ozone league is designed for players 11-12-year-olds. They can steal bases, lead off before the pitch and the field itself is bigger with a 50ft mound and 70 feet between the bases.