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West Bladen High School LogoWest Bladen’s Chandler Lennon and Kassidy Anderson were named to the Robeson County Slugfest All-Tournament Teams. Lennon was named to the All-Slugfest Baseball Team, and Anderson was chosen for the All-Slugfest Softball Team.

Lennon batted 2-4 with a double and knocked in 2 runs in the Knights 8-7 loss to South Robeson Monday. The senior right-hander pitched a complete game and struck out 7 batters against the Mustangs. Lennon also singled Saturday against Lumberton.

Anderson singled and walloped a long double to deep right field in the Lady Knights loss to South Robeson Monday.