Post 29 practice and tryouts to begin today

ELKINS — Elkins American Legion Post 29 baseball will hold its first practice and tryouts at noon today at the Elkins High School/Post 29 Field.

Sunday’s practice/tryouts will be at Robin Harvey Memorial Field in Elkins, starting at 1 p.m.

Players from Elkins, Tygarts Valley, Philip Barbour and Tucker County high schools are eligible to play for the team.

For more information, contact Chris George by email at elkinspost29baseball@gmail.com.

Elkins Post 29 will open the regular season June 3 at Garrett County (Md.) Post 214/71.

Post 29 will once again play host to the Pizza Hut Hillbilly Hardball Classic from June 13-16.

A record number 37 teams are among the field for this year’s event.