POSTED: Thursday, June 21, 2012 - 8:00pm
UPDATED: Thursday, June 21, 2012 - 8:14pm
Longview, TX — Softball teams from throughout Texas will be competing for that state title during the Texas ASA Girls 14-Under "A" State Fastpitch Tournament, to be held June 22-24 at Lear Park Softball Complex in Longview. Sixteen teams will compete in the touranment, representing the cities of Austin, Corpus Christi, Bay City, Wichita Falls, San Antonio, Angleton, Barbers Hill, Bridgeport, League City, Midland, Pearland, Sugar Land, Richmond, Tyler, and Mineola.
The tournament features all teams playing two pool games followed with a double-elimination tournament. Each team has a four game guarantee. Games will be played on Lear Softball Fields 1-4, located at 100 H.G. Mosley Pkwy.
Pool games begin Friday, June 22, at 7:15 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Bracket games begin Saturday, June 23, at Noon. The Championship game is set for 4:00 p.m., Sunday, June 24.
Coaches' check-in will occur Friday, June 22, from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. at Stamper Park Resource Center, 502 S. Center St., with a coaches' meetings to follow at 4:00 p.m.
The Opening Ceremony for the State tournament will be held at 6:00 p.m., Friday, June 22, at Lear Softball Complex
For more information, contact the Longview Parks and Recreation Department at 903-237-1270.