Baseballs will be flying at Scotty Bunton Field on Saturday.
The Hampton Baseball program is set to host the Carter County Hardball Classic on Saturday, March 4.
The preseason scrimmage event will see Cloudland, Happy Valley, and Unaka, as well as the host Bulldogs, compete against each other as the squads prep for the upcoming season.
Each session will last one hour. During each session, the offense and defense will flip after three outs or six batters – whichever comes first – to give teams an opportunity to work on both sides of the ball.
The complete schedule is below.
Admission to the event is $5 for the day, and the concession stand will be running.
The Hampton Baseball Alumni Baseball game and Co-ed Slow Pitch Softball game that was originally scheduled for Saturday has been rescheduled until Saturday, March 11.
Carter County Hardball Classic
Saturday, March 4
9:00 – Hampton vs. Happy Valley
10:30 – Cloudland Vs. Unaka
12:00 – Hampton Vs. Cloudland (Hampton JV)
1:30 – Happy Valley Vs. Unaka
3:00 – Hampton Vs. Unaka
4:30 – Happy Valley Vs. Cloudland