11-12 tourney begins this week at Chapmanville

By Paul Adkins padkins@civitasmedia.com

July 6, 2014

CHAPMANVILLE — The road to the 11-12-year-old State Little League Baseball Tournament begins in Chapmanville.

It also ends in Chapmanville.

The Chapmanville Little League and Tracy Vickers Field is the host of the upcoming 11-12-year-old District 2 tourney which runs July 7-12. Chapmanville will also host this year’s state tournament, which is scheduled to begin on July 18 and will be held at both Tracy Vickers Field and Ronnie Ooten Field at Chapmanville Regional High School.

Only seven teams are in District 2 11-12 tourney.

The tournament is scheduled to begin on Monday, July 7 as Tug Valley battles with Pineville at 6 p.m. Madison takes on Welch at 8 p.m. in the nightcap.

Then on Tuesday, July 8, Chapmanville takes on Man at 6 p.m. in a battle of Logan County teams. Mullens and the Tug Valley/Pineville winner face off in the 8 p.m. game.

On July 9, the Madison/Welch winner plays the Chapmanville/Man winner at 6 p.m. Then at 8, the two losers play.

Two more games are set to be played on July 10 and July 11 at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. each night.

The 11-12 finals are July 12 at a time to be announced later.

The district champion and runner-up move on to play in the state tournament the following week, also at Chapmanville.

The Chapmanville Little League President is Timmy Motto.