Thursday, April 1, 2010

Two big baseball tournaments highlight Easter schedule

Two Easter tournaments begin next week.

 The 23rd annual Jack Sink Tournament is at Myers Park, beginning Tuesday. The event matches Mecklenburg County public and private schools, much like the successful Bojangles’ Shootout basketball tournament. More than 15 Division I college recruits will participate.

The tournament’s opening ceremonies are Monday at 6:30 p.m. and include a home run derby with tournament participants.

The schedule
Tuesday: South Meck vs. Providence Day, 11 a.m.; Providence vs. Country Day, 1:30 p.m.; Ardrey Kell vs. Charlotte Latin, 5 p.m..; Myers Park vs. Charlotte Christian, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday: Myers Park vs. Country Day, 11 a.m.; South Meck vs. Latin, 1:30 p.m.; Providence vs. Christian, 5 p.m.; Ardrey Kell vs. Providence Day, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday: Ardrey Kell vs. Charlotte Christian, 11 a.m.; Myers Park vs. Charlotte Latin, 1:30 p.m.; South Meck vs. Country Day, 5 p.m.; Providence vs. Providence Day, 7:30 p.m.

 East Mecklenburg is hosting a Spring Break tournament Monday through Wednesday.
The schedule:

Monday: Hopewell vs. Weddington, 11 a.m.; Butler vs. Mt Pleasant, 1 p.m.; Independence vs. North Meck, 4:30 p.m.; East Meck vs. Marvin Ridge, 7 p.m.

Tuesday: Independence vs. Marvin Ridge, 11 a.m.; Mt Pleasant vs. North Meck, 1 p.m.; East Meck vs. Weddington, 4:30 p.m.; Butler vs. Hopewell, 7 p.m.

Wednesday: Independence vs. Weddington, 11 a.m.; Butler vs. Marvin Ridge, 1 p.m.; Hopewell vs. Mt Pleasant, 4:30 p.m.; East Meck vs. North Meck, 7