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Eagles travel to Cosby for regional opener

Franklin County senior catcher Jack Mitzel (middle) stands for the National Anthem at last week’s game against Lord Botetourt at W.W. Naff Jr. Field.




CHESTERFIELD—Franklin County’s baseball team takes a nine-game winning streak into its Class 6 Region A quarterfinal-round contest today against a familiar foe.

The opponent: Cosby’s Titans.

The Eagles (11-1), who won nine of 10 games against Blue Ridge District opposition en route to claiming the championship in their first year in the league, have faced the Titans (11-1) in past regular-season campaigns and in postseason match-ups.

The last time the two