HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Five Pine Belt baseball squads are still in the hunt for state championships. The south state round got started Thursday tonight.
The Hattiesburg Tigers defeated West Jones 6-3 in a Class 5A series. Seminary had no trouble against St. Andrew's, winning 11-1. Madison St. Joseph defeated Perry Central 12-2 in Class 2A. Stringer fell to defending Class 1A champion Nanih Waiya 13-10.
Hattiesburg, Seminary, Perry Central and Stringer will host games on Friday.