North Charleston routed Lexington, 10-0, on Monday to win the Dixie Majors state tournament in Pelion and advance to the Dixie Majors World Series.
The World Series begins July 28 in Laurel, Miss.
Austin Livingston was dominant in a complete-game performance for North Charleston, striking out 13 in seven innings. Alex Christmas hit the go-ahead three-run home run in a six-run fifth inning, while Ian Bush had a three-run homer in the seventh.
Hanahan advances to state tournament
Jaxon Pate hit two home runs and Sammy Parker had another to lead the Hanahan All-Stars to the Dixie Youth Majors District 7 title over Summerville Parks American, 11-5.Hanahan advances to the Dixie Youth Majors state tournament at 6 p.m. in Florence on Saturday.
Cade Yeager hit a home run for Parks American.