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Hickory Grove outscored Galeed 15-6 Thursday night in a Lumber River Church Softball Men’s Tournament winners bracket game. Dublin stayed alive with a victory over Saddletree in an elimination game.

Galeed and Dublin will play in an elimination game Friday night at 7:00 at Sammy Cox Park. The winner of that game will play again Friday at 9 p.m. at Sammy Cox against the winner of Friday’s 8 p.m. game between Broadridge and The Rock.

With their Thursday night victory Hickory Grove advanced to a winners bracket game Saturday at 5 p.m. at Broadridge against Antioch.