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  • Baseball nights return to Kino Sports Complex

    Jun 13, 2018 | Read More News
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    Sun Belt College LeagueSpend your summer nights at Kino Sports Complex watching good old-fashioned baseball. Through July 4, the Sun Belt College League plays at Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium, 2500 E. Ajo Way.

    The Sun Belt College League features eight teams, comprised of recently graduated high school players and already enrolled college players from Southern Arizona and other parts of the country. 

    Participating teams include the Kings, Knights, Boom, Cochise Stars, Tucson Prospects, Tucson Champs, Team Tucson and Southern Arizona Prospects. Through July 4, the league will take on collegiate squads from Boulder, Colo. and Mexico.

    General admission game tickets cost $5 for adults and free for kids 12 and under. Cash only. Gates open one hour before game time. Tickets include free parking.
     
    Concessions, including beer, available for purchase at every game. In addition, the Stadium offers $1 hot dogs every Tuesday and half-off soda and popcorn on Thursday’s. Got kids? Bring them to see Woody the Woodpecker and Daffy Duck every Thursday through Saturday night.
     
    As you head to the games, stop by the Kino Box Office to purchase tickets for Kino’s Third Annual Fourth of July Diamonds in the Sky Celebration. The Independence Day celebration includes an All-Star game featuring players of the Sun Belt League, live music by Rhythm Edition, a post-game fireworks display, and fun for the whole family. General admission tickets go on sale June 18. Buy them for $4 each. Kids 5 and under get in free. Advance ticket purchases come with free parking.
     
    For more information about the league and participating teams, visit the Sun Belt League website. For details about Kino’s Fourth of July event, visit the Diamonds in the Sky Celebration webpage or follow Kino Sports Complex on Facebook.

    Sun Belt College League Game Schedule

    Thursday, June 14 at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 23 at 7 p.m.
    Javelinas vs. Cochise Stars Knights vs. Team Tucson 

    Friday, June 15 (double-header) Monday, June 25 at 7 p.m.
    Mexico vs. Javelinas at 5 p.m. Cochise Stars vs. Tucson Champs
    Boom vs. Mexico at 7 p.m.
    Tuesday, June 26 at 7 p.m.
    Saturday, June 16 (double-header) Kings vs. Javelinas
    Team Tucson vs. Mexico at 5 p.m.
    Mexico vs. Tucson at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 28 at 7 p.m.
    Team Tucson vs. Kings
    Monday, June 18 at 7 p.m.
    Cochise Stars vs. Knights Friday, June 29 at 7 p.m.
    Cochise Stars vs. Boom
    Tuesday, June 19 at 7 p.m.
    Tucson Champs vs. Kings Saturday, June 30 at 7 p.m.
    Javelinas vs. Tucson Champs
    Thursday, June 21 at 7 p.m.
    Javelinas vs. Knights Monday, July 2 at 7 p.m.
    Boom vs. Knights
    Friday, June 22 at 7 p.m.
    Cochise Stars vs. Team Tucson Wednesday, July 4 at 5 p.m.
    Diamonds in the Sky Celebration
    All-Star Baseball Game