Paris Junior College is organizing a regional baseball tournament this weekend

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The PJC is organizing a regional baseball tournament this weekend

When Paris Junior College won the regular-season conference title last weekend, the College became the host of the National Junior College Athletic Association’s Region XIV Regional Baseball Championship Tournament.

Play begins Friday, May 6 at 11:00 a.m. as No. 1 PJC takes on No. 4 Galveston College, and Game 2 at 3:00 p.m. will see No. 2 Alvin Community College take on No. 3 Panola College. Saturday and Sunday matches are also at 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., with an “if necessary” match scheduled for 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 9.

Tournament passes for all-weekend access are $25 and single-game tickets are $10 each; children 12 and under are free. Passes and tickets are available for pre-order by credit card through the PJC business office at 903-782-0232 until 9 a.m. Friday, May 6. After that, passes and tickets can be purchased by check or cash only one hour before the start of each match. . The complex will be emptied between each game.

Tournament t-shirts can be purchased during games with cash or check only for $20 each. To see the full table and more detailed information, go to

Paris Junior College – located in Paris, Texas, about 100 miles northeast of Dallas – has been part of the Lamar County community since 1924.

Paris Junior College offers Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, and Associate in Applied Science degrees, as well as certificates of competency in technical/manpower fields. The college has expanded its curriculum over the years to encourage associate degree and university transfer applicants. Since the establishment of its first professional program—jewelry and watchmaking in 1942—the college has been aggressive in adding technical/labor programs that will benefit students entering the workforce.

The shaded 54-acre campus includes 20 large buildings and residence halls and provides students with a unique and enjoyable learning environment.

Paris Junior College also operates centers in Sulfur Springs, Texas, and Greenville, Texas.


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Paris Junior College is a comprehensive community college that meets the educational and training needs of the region while strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of our diverse community.