Franklin Baseball Wins Round 1, Softball Hosts First Round Wednesday Night

The Franklin Panthers Baseball team is moving on to Round 2 of the State Playoffs, after earning a 4-3 victory over East Rutherford on Tuesday night.

Up next, the Panthers will travel to North Davidson to take on the #3 seeded Black Knights in the second round. The game will be taking place on Friday evening at 7 pm.

The #2 Franklin Panthers Softball team will be playing host to Mountain Heritage on Wednesday evening in Franklin.

The #4 seeded Smoky Mountain Mustangs Baseball team will be playing host to #29 seeded West Stokes in Sylva on Wednesday afternoon.

Smoky’s Softball team is seeded #29, and will be on the road at #4 seed Maiden on Wednesday afternoon.