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13 Teams To Compete In 12-U State Baseball Tourney In Marinette
A total of 13 teams will meet in Marinette to compete in the 12U Cal Ripken state baseball tournament July 14-18.
Marinette Youth Baseball is in charge of the state classic and approximately 27 games will take place at the Sequin and Scott Fields near Marinette High School.
The event will feature teams from BayPort, Bloomer, DeForest, Middleton, DC Everest, Escanaba, Green Bay, Janesville, Marinette, Menominee, Stevens Point, Sturgeon Bay and Superior.
Opening day pairings on Saturday, July 14 on the Sequin Field find BayPort taking on DC Everest at 11am, Marinette and Escanaba 1pm, Middleton and Superior 3pm, DeForest against the game two winner at 5pm and Janesville meets the game 5 winner at 7pm.
The Scott Field will have 4 games Saturday...Menominee and Green Bay 11:30am, Sturgeon Bay goes up against Stevens Point 1:30pm, Bloomer takes on the game one winner at 3:30pm and the winners from game 3 and 4 clash at 5:30pm.
Double elimination action resumes with 9 games Sunday, five on Monday, 3 on Tuesday, July 17 and if necessary one game on Wednesday, July 18.
The state winner and runner-up will advance to the Ohio Valley Regional in Kokomo, Indiana on July 25.
The winner of the Ohio Valley Regional will qualify for the World Series in Winchester, Mass. August 9-16.