SULPHUR, LA (KPLC) - The following is a news release from the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau:
The Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) Baseball State Championships tournament will be in Sulphur at McMurry Park on Friday and Saturday.
Classes 4A, 3A, B and C will be competing to earn championship titles for their respective classes.
"Sulphur Parks and Recreation is honored once again to host the Class 4A, 3A, B and C LHSAA Baseball Championships at McMurry Park," said Norman Farr, director of Sulphur Parks and Recreation. "Southwest Louisiana will be rolling out a warm welcome for our special 'Championship Series Guests'."
"We are extremely fortunate to have secured a great venue like McMurry Park, which has top-notch facilities and gracious staff members to host our student athletes, coaches and fans for the weekend of some of the best high school baseball Louisiana has to offer," said Kenny Henderson, LHSAA executive director.
The estimated attendance for this event is 8,500. Admission is $10 per day per person. State Farm is the presenting sponsor.
For more information, contact the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau at 337-436-9588 or 800-456-SWLA, or visit www.visitlakecharles.org.