Baseball Tournament Set For This WeekendAug 17th, 2011 | By Jacob | Category: Front Page, Sports
By Jacob Bembry
Greene Publishing, Inc.
A Community Baseball League will be played Saturday, Aug. 20, and Sunday, Aug. 21, in Madison.
The weekend tournament will wrap up the Community Baseball League’s season as all teams gather to play a double elimination tournament.
The games will be play at Cantey Field at North Florida Community College and at the Madison County High School baseball field.
The first game begins at NFCC at 10:30 a.m. Madison’s first game will be played at the high school at 1:30 p.m.
Sunday’s games begin at 2 p.m. at MCHS with a final game to follow at 4:30 p.m. with a possible 7 p.m. game, according to the tournament results.
Most players in the tournament range from 18-25 years old and others are as old as 40 years young.
Adult baseball has been active in North Florida and South Georgia for over five years.
The League will help support the local Second Harvest Food Bank and other organizations and individuals in need.