The Gainesville 10-11 year old All-Stars won the state title with a 6-4 win against the Columbus Northern Little League Saturday afternoon at Murphy-Candler Park in DeKalb County.
Sam Carpenter earned his third win of the state tourney with 5 1/3 innings pitched, and helped Gainesville avenge a 10-0 loss to Columbus Northern from earlier in the week.
Mikey Gonzalez led Gainesville at the plate with two hits and a pair of RBIs.
Luke Maddox and Reeves Ralston each added two hits. Ralston also pitched 2/3 of an inning to earn the save.
Drew Wright, Reed Johnson and Carpenter each had a hit for Gainesville.