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Friday March 5th, 2021 3:09PM

Baseball: Area teams in full swing over the weekend

By Jeff Hart Sports Reporter

Early-season tournaments are already upon us as the 2021 baseball season closes out its first week of action.

Buford, Habersham Central, Jefferson, and Lumpkin County all are hosting tournaments over the weekend with several area teams heading over to the Perfect Game Complex near Cartersville for a series of weekend games.

Towns County in Region 8-A Public will open its region schedule with a three-game home-and-home series with Greene County starting on Friday.

(Check below for the weekend's schedule for northeast Georgia area teams.)


AREA BASEBALL SCHEDULE FOR Friday, Feb. 19
(Games listed by highest classification)
(Area teams highlighted in bold)
(Games begin at 5:55 p.m. unless otherwise noted

REGION 8-5A
Bethlehem Christian Academy at Jackson County, (DH) 4:30 p.m.

REGION 8-4A
Cherokee Bluff at Chestatee
Collins Hill at Flowery Branch, 5 p.m.
Providence Christian at Flowery Branch, 7:30 p.m.
White County at East Hall, 5:30 p.m.

REGION 8-3A
Tallulah Falls at East Jackson, 5:30 p.m.

REGION 7-3A
Cass at Dawson County
Union Grove vs. West Hall, 7 p.m. (PBR/GDC Spring Tournament)

REGION 8-2A
Banks County at Fellowship Christian, 7 p.m.
Tallulah Falls at Rabun County, 5:30 p.m.

REGION 8-A PUBLIC
Towns County at Greene County, 4:30 p.m.*


AREA BASEBALL SCHEDULE FOR Saturday, Feb. 20

REGION 6-7A
Gainesville at Habersham Central, 11 a.m.
Gainesville vs. Stephens County (at Habersham Central) at , 2 p.m.

REGION 8-6A
Lambert at Buford, 10 a.m.
Habersham Central vs. Stephens County, 5 p.m. (at Habersham Central)
Mill Creek at Buford, 5:30 p.m.

REGION 8-4A
Bowdon vs. Jefferson, noon (at Jefferson)
Bowdon vs. Commerce, 2:30 p.m. (at Jefferson)
Commerce vs. Jefferson, 5 p.m. (at Jefferson)

REGION 7-3A
Kennesaw Mountain vs. West Hall, 4 p.m. (PBR/GDC Spring Tournament)
Lumpkin County vs Union County, noon (at Lumpkin County Tournament)
Lumpkin County vs North Atlanta, 5 p.m. (at Lumpkin County Tournament)
Rabun Gap at North Hall, noon
Sequoyah vs. West Hall, 6:30 p.m. (PBR/GDC Spring Tournament)

REGION 8-2A
Banks County vs North Springs, 11 a.m. (PBR/GDC Spring Tournament)
Banks County vs Cambridge, 1:30 p.m. (PBR/GDC Spring Tournament)
Union County vs North Atlanta, 2:45 p.m. (at Lumpkin County Tournament)

REGION 8-A PUBLIC
Greene County at Towns County, 1 p.m. (DH)*

(* -- denotes region contest)

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