58th Diamond Classic Field Set
The 58th annual Dean Shippey Capital Diamond Classic high school baseball tournament pairings were announced on Tuesday afternoon.
Defending champion Grand Ledge leads this year's 10-team tournament field. All games are slated to be played at Michigan State's McLane Stadium.
Opening round games will be played on Monday, May 20th. Game 1 features East Lansing against Pewamo-Westphalia at 5:00, that game will be followed by DeWitt versus Portland St. Patrick at around 7:00.
Quarterfinal play will commence on Tuesday, May 21st with Lansing Catholic against Fowlerville at 5:00. Then at 7:00, Williamston takes on Eaton Rapids. The other two quarterfinals will be played on Thursday, May 23rd with Grand Ledge facing the winner of East Lansing/Pewamo-Westphalia at 5:00. Then at 7:00, Mason takes on the winner of Portland St. Patrick/DeWitt.
Semifinal games will be on May 29th at 5 & 7pm, respectively. And the championship game is on June 3rd at 7:00.
Here's the bracket, courtesy of the official Diamond Classic Twitter account (NOTE: Mason is misplaced, they should be on the bottom portion of the bracket, playing the winner of Portland St. Pats and DeWitt):