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Wilson, NC - The Wilson Tobs are proud to announce the schedule for the 7th Annual High School Varsity Baseball Classic. This event will be held at Historic Fleming Stadium on Friday, March 22nd & Saturday, March 23rd, 2019. The Varsity Classic will feature seven games involving thirteen high school teams from around the area with games starting at 2:30 PM Friday and 10:30 AM on Saturday.
The Wilson Tobs are glad to announce that there will be no monetary team entry fee this year, but instead the entry fee will be non-perishable food donations. Canned food donations provided by players, coaches, fans, and families will be distributed to 14 local food pantries to feed those who are less fortunate in the Wilson County area in participation with the Wilson Tobs 7th Annual Home Run for Hunger Program.
"This season's High School Varsity Classic will show signs of a state championship tournament. With the increased popularity of the Classic we have drawn in some of the best programs in North Carolina. I am excited to see what talent, intensity, and competition will be coming out to Historic Fleming Stadium." said Wilson Tobs General Manager Mike Bell. "We hope everyone comes out to this event to see some of the best high school baseball the state has to offer."
The full slate of games will begin on Friday afternoon with Greenfield playing Wilson Christian at 2:30 PM followed by Rosewood taking on Wake County Home School at 5:00 PM. The nightcap will feature Nash Central squaring off against Perquimans at 7:30 PM. Saturday's slate of games will begin with Cardinal Gibbons battling JH Rose at 10:30 AM. Following the conclusion of that game, local team, Fike will face Orange at 1:00 PM. The final two games of the Classic will include DH Conley taking on West Johnston at 3:30 PM, with the final game being Hunt vs Perquimans at 6:00 PM. The game schedule is listed below:
Friday, March 22nd
2:30 PM Greenfield vs. Wilson Christian -POSTPONED
5:00 PM Rosewood vs. Wake County Home School -POSTPONED
7:30 PM Nash Central vs. Perquimans
Saturday, March 23rd 10:30 AM Cardinal Gibbons vs. JH Rose
1:00 PM Fike vs. Orange
3:30 PM DH Conley vs. West Johnston
6:00 PM Hunt vs. Perquimans
For just $7, fans can purchase an all-day pass and enjoy a full day of baseball action at Historic Fleming Stadium. Ticket discounts will apply to those that bring canned food donations for the Wilson Tobs Home Run for Hunger Program. The gates will open at 1:30 PM on Friday March 22nd and 9:30 AM on Saturday March 23rd.
The Wilson Tobs home opener, Band Jam, and Firework Show for the 2019 season is Sunday, May 26th @ 6:15 PM. The final Firework Show of the season will be Tuesday, July 2nd @ 6:15 PM. Season tickets and ticket packages are on sale now and can be purchased by calling (252) 291-8627, or by visiting www.wilsontobs.com/tickets.
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