WATCH: Batesburg-Leesville Falls Short of State Title

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Batesburg-Leesville finished fourth in Class AA Region V, just getting into the postseason. But after four straight roads wins, the Panthers earned themselves a spot in the SCHSL State Championship against 2015 winner Abbeville. Perry Woolbright’s guys oheld a 14-3 lead after the first quarter, but couldn’t keep the defending champs from going back-to-back, falling to the Upper State bracket winner at Charlie W. Johnson Stadium Friday night 44-21. Click the video above to see highlights from the 2A finale from ABC Columbia Sports.

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