Baseball: Rusk, Bullard to take part in Nacogdoches Tournament

Feb. 27—NACOGDOCHES — The Nacogdoches Dragon Baseball Tournament will feature two of the area teams when play in the three-day event gets under way later this week.

At 9 a.m. Thursday morning Rusk's Eagles are scheduled to face Diboll and at 3:45 p.m. Bullard will challenge Mount Pleasant. The Panthers thumped the Tigers, 11-1, early last week to open the season.

While Bullard has the day off Friday, Rusk will take on Tatum at 1:30 p.m. and follow that game up with a 3:45 p.m. encounter against the Panthers from Spring Hill.

Slated to get under way at 3:45 p.m. Saturday will be a game between Rusk and Center.

Bullard will close the tourney down with back-to-back games against Pollok-Central and Carthage, beginning at 6 p.m.