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May 24, 2013

16th Region Tournament pairings released

Baseball, softball matchups have been determined

ASHLAND — The 16th Region Tournament baseball and softball pairings were determined during meetings on Friday afternoon at Ashland Blazer High School.

Baseball games will be played at Ashland Blazer's Alumni Field, while softball contests will take place at East Carter Middle School.

The first-round schedule, which will all be on Monday, for baseball is as follows: Ashland-Lewis County, 10 a.m.; East Carter-Rowan County, 12:30 p.m.; Bath County-Boyd County, 3 p.m.; and Greenup County-Morgan County, 5:30 p.m.

Baseball semifinals will be played on Tuesday at 5:30 and 8 p.m. The championship is slated for Wednesday at 6 p.m.


For softball, Monday looks like this: Russell-Menifee County, noon; East Carter-Boyd County, 2 p.m.; Rowan County-Greenup County, 4 p.m.; Ashland-West Carter, 6 p.m.

Softball semifinals will be on Tuesday at 6 and 8 p.m. The finals are set for Wednesday at 7 p.m.

There will be no All-Tournament team for either tournament, but there will be a Most Valuable Player award selected by media.

For full coverage of Friday's draw, see Saturday's edition.

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