POSTED: Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 7:38pm
UPDATED: Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 7:44pm
Longview, TX — The Lear Park Softball Fields will be the site of the 2012 “LONE STAR INVITATIONAL” Softball Tournament in Longview on Saturday, May 26, and Sunday, May 27. Twenty 12-and-under softball teams from nine states will compete for the tournament title. The nine states represented include California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Kansas, Kentucky, and Oklahoma with one team each, Arkansas with two teams, and Texas with 11 teams. All games will be played at Lear Park, 100 H.G. Mosley Pkwy.
The tournament will start at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday with four games played on Fields 1-4 at The Softball Fields at the Lear Complex. At 10:30 a.m., the remaining twelve teams will be in action. Pool games will be completed Saturday with each team playing four games. A total of 40 games are scheduled Saturday. Bracket play will begin Sunday at 8:30 a.m., with the Championship Game scheduled at 9:00 p.m. Sunday evening. Bracket play will have 38 games played. The Tournament will be played under IFA/VTD Rules.
For more information, contact the City of Longview Parks and Recreation Department at 903-237-1270.