Ada — A number of local players will participate in the 2014 Sunbelt Classic Baseball Series junior games scheduled for June 6-11 in McAlester.
The Byng duo of Shawn Treat and Gage Wall along with Latta’s Austin Simpson will play for the Junior Gold team.
Latta’s Parker Henderson, Allen’s Tommy Peay and Tupelo’s Caleb Watson will play for the Sophomore White team while Byng product Hunter Capps, Latta’s Tristan Monroe and Wall will compete on the Sophomore Blue team.
Sean Fleming of Asher is on the Junior Blue squad.
The Junior Sunbelt is in it's 20th year. States across America have participated in this tournament, bringing the best players from their state to compete.
The Junior Gold team will open play Friday, June 6 by taking on Arizona at 4:30 p.m. and Mississippi at 7 p.m. at McAlester High School.
The Junior Blue team faces Canada at 4:30 p.m. and Texas at 7 p.m. at Eastern Oklahoma State College in Wilburton.
The sophomore schedules had not been made available at press time.
Check out the Sunbelt Series website at www.sunbeltclassicbaseball.com for more up-to-day information.