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Cal Ripken state play ready for first pitch

Halifax County South will host the Cal Ripken Baseball 11- and 12-year-old state tournaments starting Thursday and running through Monday at Conner Fields in Cluster Springs.

The tournament features five teams in each tournament, including the host Halifax County South 11-year-old and 12-year-old all-stars, and there is no gate fee charge for anyone wanting to attend.

There are four games scheduled for each day of the tournament, with the first game of the tournament starting at noon Thursday.

A second game is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. and the third game, featuring the Halifax County South 11-year-old all-stars, is scheduled to start at 5 p.m.

Thursday’s final game, scheduled to start at 7:30 p.m., features the Halifax County South 12-year-old all-star team.

Games Friday, Saturday and Sunday start with 11 a.m. contests each day.