The start times in the best-of-three series for the state 3A championship between Fred T. Foard and Charles B. Aycock have been released.
Foard (25-4) and Aycock (29-2), who play on Field 5 at the Walnut Creek Softball Complex in Raleigh, open their series Friday in game one at 8 p.m.
A second game will be played Saturday at 11 a.m. If necessary, a third and deciding game will start at 2:30 p.m. Saturday.
Admission to each game is $8.
The slow-pitch state championships were first held in 1975 with the first fast-pitch tournament occuring in the fall of 1994.
This marks the 38th annual North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) Softball Championships.