Tucumcari baseball tournament begins Friday

By: Tova Fruchtman

The Tucumcari Invite baseball tournament begins at 9 a.m. Friday at Rattler Field near the Tucumcari Convention Center. Eight high school teams will compete including Tucumcari¹s varsity and junior varsity teams.

The Moriarty junior varsity team, Santa Rosa, Estancia, Clayton, Grady and San Jon will also compete. A full slate of games will be played Friday and Saturday. The championship game will be played at 7 p.m. Saturday.

After the first games on Friday, which games teams play in will depend on thier performance.

2005 Tucumari Invite
First Round Games Friday
Moriarty JV vs. Tucumcari Gold (JV) 9 a.m.
Santa Rosa vs. Estancia 11 a.m.
Clayton vs. San Jon 1 p.m.
Grady vs. Tucumcari Purple (Varsity) 3 p.m.
Subsequent game times for winners¹ and losers¹ brackets are 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m., 11 a.m. 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday.