Forest Acres Classic starts Sunday
04/11/2014 12:14 PM
04/11/2014 12:16 PM
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:
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.
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.
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.
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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