Beaufort County teams chasing Dixie Boys District 8 championship

Six all-star baseball teams will compete at Burton Wells Park in the Dixie Boys District 8 tournament beginning Monday.

Teams from Beaufort, Bluffton and Hilton Head Island will try to represent Beaufort County in the Dixie Boys state tournament, which starts July 19 in North Augusta. Moncks Corner, North Charleston and Summerville will also play for the district championship at Burton Wells.

Games start at 7 p.m. Monday on three fields.

Dixie Boys is a division of Dixie baseball for players ages 13 and 14. Tournament play closes with the Dixie Boys World Series in August in Bossier City, La.

Dixie Boys District 8 baseball tournament

What: Six-team, double-elimination tournament

When: Monday through July 7

Where: Burton Wells Park; 64 Burton Wells Rd., Beaufort, S.C. 29906

Details: For the full tournament bracket, visit Championship game scheduled for 6 p.m. July 7 on Field 1. Second game, if necessary, at 8 p.m.

Monday's schedule (all games 7 p.m.): Moncks Corner vs. Bluffton, Field 1; North Charleston vs. Hilton Head, Field 2; Summerville vs. Beaufort, Field 3