Cothren to play

Jackson Cothren

Lincoln County High School’s Jackson Cothren has received and accepted an invitation to play for Team Tennessee in the 22nd Annual Sunbelt Classic Tournament in McAlester, Okla., on June 7-13.

Twenty players from across the state were selected from nominations from the Tennessee Baseball Coaches Association. The final decision was made by Team Tennessee Head Coach Chris Parker.

The tournament consists of 10 teams of players who have just completed their junior year in high school. Teams include Oklahoma Gold, Oklahoma Blue, Texas, Mississippi, Missouri, Georgia, Tennessee, Arizona and Colorado.

Team Tennessee was Sunbelt Classic Champions in 2005, 2011, 2012 and 2016 and runner up in 2010, 2014 and 2015.

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