Forest Acres Classic starts Sunday

April 11, 2014 

The annual Forest Acres Classic baseball tournament runs Sunday through Thursday at A.C. Flora’s Falcon Field.

This year’s eight-team field features four Midlands entries and four out-of-state squads. The event begins with a welcome banquet at the school at 5:30 p.m. followed by a base running competition and a home run derby on the field starting at 7:45 p.m.

Reigning state champions A.C. Flora and Lexington, plus Airport and Sumter comprise the local contingent. The visitors include Gloucester Catholic (NJ), Hanover (VA), Voyager Academy (NC) and Wesleyan Christian (NC).

The FAC schedule:

Monday

Voyager vs. Wesleyan, 10 a.m.; Hanover vs. Gloucester, 2 p.m.; Lexington vs. Sumter, 5 p.m.; Airport vs. A.C. Flora, 8 p.m.

Tuesday

Wesleyan vs. Hanover, 11 a.m.; Gloucester vs. Voyager, 2 p.m.; Airport vs. Lexington, 5 p.m.; A.C. Flora vs. Sumter, 8 p.m.

Wednesday

Gloucester vs. Voyager, 11 a.m.; Hanover vs. Wesleyan, 2 p.m.; Sumter vs. Airport, 5 p.m.; A.C. Flora vs. Lexington, 8 p.m.

Thursday

Seventh place game, 11 a.m.; Fifth place game, 2 p.m.; Third place game, 5 p.m.; Championship, 8 p.m.

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