BUDD LAKE, NJ - The Ridge 12U baseball team, which won the Northern New Jersey state championship last week, will open play on Wednesday in the Cal Ripken Middle Atlantic Regional Tournament.
The Red Devils' first game Wednesday is against Cedar Cliff of northwestern Pennsylvania at 2:30 p.m. The field is located in Turkey Brook Park, Field 12, 30 Flanders Road in Budd Lake.
That game, the first one in pool play, will actually precede opening ceremonies and skills competition at 5 p.m. Ridge then has a pair of pool play games on Thursday, at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.
Ridge, which defeated Cranford, 5-4, in the state championship game last week, has a 19-6-2 record, encompassing both the spring and summer seasons.
All photos courtesy of Ridge Baseball Club