Opening Day weekend for youth baseball
Opening Day for the 2017 season of Iowa Park’s youth baseball starts Saturday morning at 9 with player introductions, prayers, playing of the National Anthem and first pitch. This will be followed by games in four age divisions starting at 10 and continuing throughout the day.
Prior to that, the Opening Day Parade will be held Friday starting at 6 p.m. in downtown Iowa Park, and following the same route as the annual IPHS homecoming parade.
Teams competing Saturday are in T-Ball (ages 4-6), Coach Pitch (ages 7-8), 11U Kid Pitch, and 14U Kid Pitch.
10:00 – Texans vs. Shift (Field 2, 11U game); Lil’ Minions vs. Lil’ Monsters (Field 3, TBall game).
11:00 – Hitmen vs. Hawks (Field 1, 14U game); Black Hawks vs. Hawks (Field 3, TBall game).
11:30 – Bad News Bears vs. Braves (Field 2, Coach Pitch game).
12:00 – Lil’ Hazards vs. Red Sox (Field 3, TBall game).
1:00 – Cowboys vs. Rockies (Field 2, Coach Pitch game); Rangers vs. Lil’ Minions (Field 3, TBall game).
2:00 – Rangers vs. Outlaws (Field 2, 11U game).