The Man 10-11-year-old Little League All-Stars hope to have a good showing at this weekend’s state tournament at Elkins.
Man, which received an automatic berth to the state tourney, is slated to open Pool C play on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. against Jefferson County.
Man then concludes its three-team pool play on Sunday at 1 p.m. against Fairmont.
Jefferson County then takes on Fairmont on Monday at 8:30 p.m.
Man team players include: Brady Hall-Montgomery; A.J. Gore; Jack Thomas; Josh Carter; Preston Blankenship; Caleb Blevins; Corey Miller; Micah Walker; Joshuah Lambert; and Cameron Frye.
The manager is T.J. Blevins. The coaches are Bobby Hall and Ray Lambert.
In the 10-11 Pool A bracket, Summersville, Bridgeport, Bi-State and Mountaineer are the teams.
Summersville takes on Bridgeport on Saturday at 7:30 p.m., while Bi-State battles with Mountaineer at noon.
Then on Sunday, Bridgeport squares off with Bi-State at 6 p.m. and Summersville takes on Mountaineer at 8:30 p.m.
On Monday, Mountaineer plays Bridgeport at 1 p.m. and Bi-State takes on Summersville at 3:30 p.m.
Pool B is made up of three teams — Mason County, Vinson and St. Albans.
Mason County plays Vinson at Saturday at 5 p.m. Vinson then takes on St. Albans at 3:30 p.m. Sunday. Then on Monday, Mason County battles with St. Albans at 6 p.m.