Decatur Heritage baseball falls short of 1A championship repeat

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AL.com) - Jonah Smith had a whale of a series.

The Sweet Water shortstop had a hit in every game, including the game-winning two-run single the bottom of the eighth inning of Game 3 to send the Bulldogs past defending champ Decatur Heritage to win the Class 1A state championship.

“They love to throw curve balls,” Jones said of his final at-bat. “I was looking for one and he hung it over the plate. I hit a ground ball between third and short.”

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