Florence-Darlington Tech is the top seed and host team for the NJCAA Eastern District Tournament beginning Thursday at Francis Marion's Sparrow Stadium in Florence.
The Stingers, who won the NJCAA Region 10 Tournament, meet Region 15 champion Monroe at 6 p.m. The first game of the day matches Region 10 regular-season champion USC Lancaster against Region 20 champion Harford at 3:30 p.m.
The double-elimination tournament, which continues through Saturday, determines the district's representative in the NJCAA College World Series later this month in Grand Junction, Colo. Harford won the district last year.
NJCAA Eastern District Tournament
Sparrow Stadium Florence
Game 1: No. 2 Harford vs. No. 3 USC Lancaster, 3:30 p.m.
Game 2: No. 1 Florence-Darlington Tech vs. Monroe, 7 p.m.
Game 3: Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner, noon
Game 4: Game 1 loser vs. Game 2 loser, 3:30 p.m.
Game 5: Game 4 winner vs. Game 3 winner, 7 p.m.
Game 6: Game 3 winner vs. Game 5 winner, noon
Game 7: Game 3 winner vs. Game winner, if necessary, 45 minutes after Game 6 ends