The Maricopa High School baseball and softball tournaments scheduled to open the season this week, have been canceled due to inclement weather.
The Rams baseball team did get in one game of the Pinon-Huffman tournament, a 13-1 loss to Tempe on Wednesday.
The Maricopa High School baseball and softball teams start of their seasons by hosting home tournaments this week.
The Pinon-Huffman Baseball Tournament is Feb. 20-23 in Maricopa and Casa Grande.
Wednesday’s competition begins at 3:30 p.m. with McClintock playing Poston Butte, followed at 6 p.m. by Maricopa against Tempe. Meanwhile, Casa Grande is hosting Seton Catholic, Dobson and Apache Junction.
Play continues Thursday and Friday with the same game times. Maricopa plays Poston Butte at 6 p.m. Thursday and McClintock at 6 p.m. Friday. Saturday, the top four from the Maricopa and Casa Grande sites play.
The 12th annual Krystin Diehl Softball Tournament will take place Feb. 22-23 at Maricopa High School.
Teams playing in the tournament include Florence, Higley, Maricopa, Mountain Point, McClintock and Yuma Catholic.
Pool play games start on Friday at 4:00 PM. Bracket tournament action begins at 9 a.m. Saturday with the championship game slated to start at 3 p.m.
For both tournaments, admission for adults is $5, students $3, age 6 and under free. AIA Passes only are accepted.
For more information on the tournament call Maricopa High School at 520-568-8100, ext. 4008