G-Braves to host five-day high school showcase

For the second straight year, the Gwinnett Braves’ Coolray Field will host a high school baseball showcase on the Class AAA Gwinnett Braves home field.

This event is an expanded version of the two-day showcase hosted at Coolray Field last year. The showcase will host 22 teams over four weekends beginning Feb. 22 and ending the weekend of March 15. Of the 11 games and 22 teams, 11 will feature teams from Gwinnett County and five games will be head-to-head meetings of Gwinnett teams. Gwinnett teams include North Gwinnett, Providence Christian, Archer, Lanier, Buford, Hebron, Peachtree Ridge, Mountain View, South Gwinnett, Norcross and Grayson. Tickets for the games cost $10 for adults and $5 for students.

Here is a look at the event’s schedule:

Feb. 22

1:30 p.m. — North Gwinnett vs. Providence Christian

4 p.m. — Archer vs. Lanier

March 1

11 a.m. —Buford vs. Hebron

1:30 p.m. — Holy Innocents’ vs. Lambert

4 p.m. — South Forsyth vs. Dunwoody

6:30 p.m. — Kennesaw Mountain vs. Northview

March 7

4 p.m. — Peachtree Ridge vs. North Forsyth

March 8

4 p.m. —Mountain View vs. South Gwinnett

6:30 p.m. — Norcross vs. Grayson

March 15

11 a.m. — East Cobb Academy vs. Home Plate

1:30 p.m. — Johns Creek vs. Loganville