GCL South DH Part Of Reds High School Showcase


Posted on 3/7/2016 at 7:08 a.m.

April 13 Games At UC’S Marge Schott Stadium Announced Thursday

A doubleheader involving the four Greater Catholic League South Division baseball teams, scheduled for Wednesday, April 13 at the University of Cincinnati’s Marge Schott Stadium, was announced last Thursday as part of the schedule for the fifth Skyline Chili Reds Futures High School Showcase presented by Cincinnati Children’s Sports Medicine & Orthopaedics.

Elder will play La Salle at 5 p.m. that day at UC, followed by defending Division I state champion Moeller taking on St. Xavier at 7:30 .  The two games are among a 47-game schedule in the region’s largest high school baseball and softball showcase that features games from April 2 to April 30 at the premier ballparks around Southwest Ohio, Northern Kentucky and Southeastern Indiana.

The complete Showcase schedule was announced Thursday at a media conference at the Reds Urban Youth Academy. Showcase Opening Day is scheduled for Saturday, April 2 with opening ceremonies at 11:30 a.m., followed by seven games (six baseball and softball) to be played that day beginning at noon at the Urban Youth Academy, located at the Roselawn Sports Complex.

Tickets for the GCL South DH will be available at participating schools in advance and at the gate on event day.  Tickets are $5 and are good for both games that day.  With each ticket purchased, fans also receive a voucher good for a free View Level ticket to a select 2016 Reds’ game, along with a coupon good for a free cheese coney from Skyline Chili.

For more information, go to www.reds.com/hsshowcase.