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Cal Ripken Tournament set for Peabody park

Peabody will host the 12-year-old Cal Ripken Fourth District baseball tournament beginning at 6 p.m. today through Sunday at Peabody City Park.

Championship play could be Monday evening, if necessary.

Teams from Buhler, Newton, Hesston, Lyons, and Quivera, as well as a Cottonwood Valley All-Star team, made-up of area youngsters, will participate. The brackets include games with both 60-foot and 70-foot pitches.

Brackets and full game schedules will be available at the park. Anyone wishing to volunteer to help at the tournament can contact Gibson at (620) 381-3249.

Last modified July 15, 2009