Wilmington, North Carolina-Tonight's game between the Wilmington Sharks and the Morehead City Marlins has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Saturday night at Buck Hardee Field. First pitch for game one is scheduled for 6:05PM with the gates opening at 5PM. Game two will begin approximately thirty minutes after the conclusion of game one. The first 500 fans in attendance will receive a Beach Towel, courtesy of the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce. Fans with General Admission tickets can use those tickets for Saturday's doubleheader. Fans with Reserved Bleachers, or Home Plate Box Tickets, can call the Sharks at (910) 343-5621 to exhange their tickets.
The Sharks will be back in action Saturday night against the Gastonia Grizzlies at Sims Legion Park. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05PM.
About The Wilmington Sharks
Set in the picturesque Cape Fear region of North Carolina, the Wilmington Sharks are one of the charter members of the Coastal Plain League. Providing affordable family entertainment in a minor league atmosphere, the Sharks have been consistently in the top 25 in attendance in all of summer-collegiate baseball.
About The Coastal Plain League
The Coastal Plain League is the nation's premier summer collegiate baseball league. Celebrating its 23nd season in 2019, the CPL features 16 teams playing in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia. The CPL has had over 1,450 alumni drafted and 109 of those - including 2017 ALCS MVP, 2011 AL MVP and Cy Young winner Justin Verlander as well as 2017 NLCS MVP Chris Taylor – make their Major League debut. While another notable alum – Russell Wilson – won Super Bowl XLVIII. For more information on the Coastal Plain League, please visit the league website at www.coastalplain.com and follow us via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat @CPL