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No. 1 ranked Schley County advances
to Elite 8 with victory over Pelham
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From the May 9, 2018 issue of The Journal
   After a delay involving GHSA, the court system, and pitch counts, defending state champion Schley County finally got back on the diamond for the 2nd round of the state baseball playoffs on Monday afternoon against the visiting Pelham High Hornets. Schley, the #1 seed in the tournament, had a bye in the 1st round.
   Their opponent, Pelham, entered the game on a hot streak and playing their best ball of the season.  The Hornets knocked off GMC last week in the 1st round.
   They put up a good fight against Schley, too, losing the first game by a single run (6-5), but the top-ranked Wildcats dominated the second game (15-0) and advanced to the Elite Eight Round, which they will host this ... The rest of the story.