BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

Nashua South ready to host Cal Ripken 11 Regionals

11 Year Old Cal Ripken Regional All Star Tournament

Nashua South Cal Ripken is hosting the 2012 11-year-old Cal Ripken New England Regional Tournament from Aug. 4-9 at Dube Field on Harris Road. Nashua will be represented by two teams, Nashua South (as the hosts) and Nashua North, the state runners-up.Other teams will include the two-time defending New England Regional champions from New Milford, Conn.; the Connecticut state champions from Newtown; the Massachusetts state champions from Milford; the New Hampshire state champions from Exeter; and teams from Southbury, Conn., and Northbridge, Mass.

Teams will arrive on Friday and opening ceremonies will commence at 2:30 p.m. at Dube Field followed by a skills competition at 3 p.m. Games will begin on Saturday with a 10 a.m. matchup between Nashua North and Milford, Mass., followed by Exeter vs. Southbury, Conn. at 12:30 p.m.; Northbridge, Mass. vs. Newtown, Conn. at 3 p.m.; and Nashua South vs. New Milford, Conn at 5:30 p.m.

There will be four more games on Sunday and doubleheaders on Monday and Tuesday (starting at 3 p.m.). Wednesday action is to be determined. The championship is slated for Thursday.

Members of Nashua South include: Zach Finkelstein, Stephen McLendon, Chris Haley, Sam Malignaggi, Brendan Auriana, Kavim Bhatnagar, Gabe Perrault, Andrew Penkala, Casey McNally, Seth Bridge, Owen Mooso, and Robby Pavlas.

The Nashua North roster includes: Matthew Wall, Tyler Downing, Tony Gallinaro, Andrew Frost, Chase Nickerson, James Bolton, Andre Laplante, Sam Power, Anthony Forgione, Patrick Gillis, Will Brooks, Conner Ericson, and Zach Lewis.