Baseball tourney at ICC affected by Monday’s rain

By NEMS Daily Journal

Only one of the 10 high school baseball and softball games scheduled to be played Monday on the Fulton campus of Itawamba Community College was completed.
North Pontotoc defeated Baldwyn 11-0 in an ICC High School Baseball Challenge game that started at 10 a.m. Monday. Pontotoc and Nettleton tried to play but couldn’t complete an inning due to the rainy conditions.
The rest of Monday’s baseball slate was postponed to later in the week. Houston and Itawamba AHS will make up their Monday contest on Thursday morning at 10 a.m. at ICC.
Mantachie and Tupelo will play their ICC game at 6:30 Thursday evening, and Amory and Hamilton will play theirs at 1:30 Friday afternoon.
The ICC Baseball Challenge is to resume this afternoon with its original schedule of games for today.
Meanwhile, the ICC High School Softball Challenge is scheduled to get going at 10 this morning with the first of six games scheduled for today.