AC Flora advances in baseball playoffs, Lexington eliminated

COLUMBIA- AC Flora scored six runs in the bottom of the 7th inning to oust Chapin from the Class 3A baseball playoffs with a 9-5 win Friday night. AC Flora advances to the state championship series beginning Monday.

In Class 4A, Ashley Ridge defeated Lexington 2-1 in nine innings. The Swamp Foxes advance to the state title series, while Lexington's season ends with a record of 27-4.