EASTER CLASSIC: A look at the 27th annual tournament

Cody Dalton
Sports Editor

Below is a look at the 27th Annual Catawba County Easter Baseball Classic bracket:

First round (on Monday, April 17)
No. 2 Bunker Hill (12-6) vs. No. 7 St. Stephens (6-11), 11 a.m.
No. 3 Alexander Central (12-7) vs. No. 6 West Lincoln (7-9), 1:30 p.m.
No. 1 Fred T. Foard (12-3) vs. No. 8 Newton-Conover (3-13), 4 p.m.
No. 4 Hibriten (11-6) vs. No. 5 Hickory (10-8), 6:30 p.m.

Semifinals (on Tuesday, April 18)
Consolation: Bunker Hill/St. Stephens loser vs. Fred T. Foard/Newton-Conover loser, 11 a.m.
Consolation: Alexander Central/West Lincoln loser vs. Hibriten/Hickory loser, 1:30 p.m.

Winner’s bracket: Bunker Hill/St. Stephens winner vs. Alexander Central/West Lincoln winner, 4 p.m.
Winner’s bracket: Fred T. Foard/Newton-Conover winner vs. Hibriten/Hickory winner, 6:30 p.m.

Finals (on Wednesday, April 19)
Third-place game: Semifinal losers, 4 p.m.
Championship game: Semifinal winners, 6:30 p.m.

**Admission is $6 per person. Children age 6 and under are admitted free**