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Jul
5
Thu
2018
MABA v Kennett – 12U State Tournament – 7.5.18
Jul 5 @ 5:30 pm – Jul 17 @ 2:15 am

619px-Baseball_(crop)2018 Missouri Cal Ripken 12U State Baseball Tournament – MABA vs Kennett. Charlie Brown with the call.   Click here to view the game …

Opening Ceremony – 12U State Tournament – 7.5.18
Jul 5 @ 7:30 pm – Jul 17 @ 12:15 am

619px-Baseball_(crop)2018 Missouri Cal Ripken 12U State Baseball Tournament – Opening Ceremony. Charlie Brown with the call.   Click here to view the ceremonies …

Boonville v Scott Co – 12U State Tournament – 7.5.18
Jul 5 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 17 @ 4:45 am

619px-Baseball_(crop)2018 Missouri Cal Ripken 12U State Baseball Tournament – Boonville vs Scott County. Charlie Brown with the call.   Click here to view the game …

Jul
6
Fri
2018
MABA v Sikeston – 12U State Tournament – 7.6.18
Jul 6 @ 4:00 pm – Jul 18 @ 12:45 am

619px-Baseball_(crop)2018 Missouri Cal Ripken 12U State Baseball Tournament – Sikeston vs MABA. Charlie Brown with the call.   Click here to view the game …

Boonville v Carthage – 12U State Tournament – 7.6.18
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 18 @ 2:45 am

619px-Baseball_(crop)2018 Missouri Cal Ripken 12U State Baseball Tournament – Boonville vs Carthage. Charlie Brown with the call.   Click here to view the game …

Kennett v Sikeston – 12U State Tournament – 7.6.18
Jul 6 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 18 @ 4:45 am

619px-Baseball_(crop)2018 Missouri Cal Ripken 12U State Baseball Tournament – Sikeston vs Kennett. Charlie Brown with the call.   Click here to view the game …

Jul
7
Sat
2018
Kennett v Carthage – 12U State Tournament – 7.7.18
Jul 7 @ 4:00 pm – Jul 19 @ 12:45 am

619px-Baseball_(crop)2018 Missouri Cal Ripken 12U State Baseball Tournament – Carthage vs Kennett. Charlie Brown with the call.   Click here to view the game …

MABA v Scott Co – 12U State Tournament – 7.7.18
Jul 7 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 19 @ 2:45 am

619px-Baseball_(crop)2018 Missouri Cal Ripken 12U State Baseball Tournament – Scott County vs MABA. Charlie Brown with the call.   Click here to view the game …

Boonville v Kennett – 12U State Tournament – 7.7.18
Jul 7 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 19 @ 4:45 am

619px-Baseball_(crop)2018 Missouri Cal Ripken 12U State Baseball Tournament – Boonville vs Kennett. Charlie Brown with the call.   Click here to view the game …

Jul
8
Sun
2018
Boonville v Sikeston – 12U State Tournament – 7.8.18
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – Jul 19 @ 6:45 pm

619px-Baseball_(crop)2018 Missouri Cal Ripken 12U State Baseball Tournament – Boonville vs Sikeston. Charlie Brown with the call.   Click here to view the game …

Boonville v Scott Co – 3rd Place – 12U State Tournament – 7.8.18
Jul 8 @ 2:00 pm – Jul 19 @ 10:45 pm

619px-Baseball_(crop)2018 Missouri Cal Ripken 12U State Baseball Tournament – Boonville vs Scott County for 3rd Place. Charlie Brown with the call.   Click here to view the game …

MABA v Kennett – Championship – 12U State Tournament – 7.8.18
Jul 8 @ 4:00 pm – Jul 20 @ 12:45 am

619px-Baseball_(crop)2018 Missouri Cal Ripken 12U State Baseball Tournament – MABA vs Kennett – Championship Game. Charlie Brown with the call.   Click here to view the game …

 

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