October 21, 2017
Freedom Ridge Park
The MHSAA C Spire Fast-Pitch Softball State Championship returns to Freedom Ridge Park in Ridgeland on Saturday.
The 30th annual tournament features a new alignment with five classes from the past four years consolidated into three: Class III (6A/5A); Class II (4A/3A); Class I (2A/1A). The championship series remains in a best-of-three game format.
Game 1 Schedule (Subsequent games will begin after 30-minute break)
|Class I||Enterprise Vs. Hamilton||11:00 a.m.||Maroon|
|Class II||Newton County Vs. Nettleton||11:00 a.m.||Blue|
|Class III||Wayne County Vs. Neshoba Central||11:00 a.m.||Red|
Gate Admission: $12.00
All games can be seen live and on demand on the NFHS Network. Go to www.misshsaa.tv
DIRECTIONS TO FREEDOM RIDGE PARK
235 School Street
Ridgeland, MS 39158
- Take RIDGELAND EXIT 105 B off of Interstate 55
- Go EAST ON JACKSON STREET to second red light and turn RIGHT
- You will be going SOUTH on HIGHWAY 51
- Turn Right on SCHOOL STREET
- Go past the Ridgeland Police Station and the railroad tracks. The park will be on your left.
From Natchez Trace Parkway:
- Turn LEFT OFF NATCHEZ TRACE PARKWAY AT MS CRAFT CENTER (near mile marker 103)
- Go to the STOP SIGN and turn LEFT ON TO HIGHWAY 51
- Go to the first red light and turn RIGHT ON SCHOOL STREET
- Go past the Ridgeland Police Station and the railroad tracks. The park will be on your left
The South Teams will occupy the 3rd base dugout. The North Teams will occupy the 1st base dugout.
Home Team will be determined as follows:
Game 1 – South Team
Game 2 – North Team
Game 3 – Flip of coin
THERE WILL BE NO PRACTICE BEFORE SATURDAY AT THE FREEDOM FIELDS. PLEASE ADHERE TO THESE RULES. THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.