Below are the pairings for the 2016 Rawlings/KHSAA State Baseball Tournment. This year, the tournament will be played over the course of two weekends instead of the weeklong marathon contested over the previous six seasons.
All games will be played at Whitaker Bank Ballpark in Lexington. All times eastern and p.m. unless noted.
Thursday, June 9: First round
Greenup County (39-1) vs. St. Xavier (25-12), 6
West Jessamine (31-8) vs. Bowling Green (31-9), 8:30
McCracken County (35-5) vs. Elizabethtown (28-12), 1:30
Johnson Central (32-9) vs. Highlands (23-17), 11 a.m.
Friday, June 10: First round
Oldham County (30-7) vs. Bullitt East (26-10), 1:30
Sott County (27-10) vs. Caldwell County (31-5), 6
Hazard (29-11) vs. North Laurel (29-10), 11 a.m.
Campbell County (26-10) vs. Ohio County (23-14), 8:30
Saturday, June 11: Quarterfinals
Greenup County-St. Xavier winner vs. West Jessamine-Bowling Green winner, 11 a.m.
McCracken County-Elizabethtown winner vs. Johnson Central-Highlands winner, 1:30
Oldham County-Bullitt East winner vs. Scott County-Caldwell County winner, 6
Hazard-North Laurel winner vs. Campbell County-Ohio County winner, 8:30
Friday, June 17: Semifinals
First semifinal, 6 p.m.
Second semifinals, 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 18: Finals