Morehead City, N.C. – The Morehead City Marlins (36-14) are headed to the Petitt Cup Finals for the first time in franchise history and will face the High Point-Thomasville HiToms (32-18) in a best of three series.
The Marlins hold the higher overall record and will travel to High Point-Thomasville on Thursday night at 7:05 for Game 1. Game 2 will be at Big Rock Stadium on Friday at 7:05 p.m. and Game 3, if necessary, would be in in Morehead City on Saturday night.
The Marlins advanced to the third and final round after defeating the Wilson Tobs 4-2 on Tuesday night, while the HiToms knocked off the Savannah Bananas, who held the best overall record in the CPL, 3-0 on the road.
In the franchise's nine-year existence the team now holds a 3-3 record in post season play and have reached the Petitt Cup Finals for the first time ever. Friday's contest will mark the third home playoff game this summer and the fourth in club history. Morehead City holds a 2-0 all-time record against the HiToms with one win on the road and one at home, coming in 2013 and 2014, respectively.
All of the Championship games can be streamed online, here.
Fans can purchase tickets to the championship game online at mhcmarlins.com or at the box office prior to game time at Big Rock Stadium. For any fans interested in staying in the area, undernea
th the ticket information below are four Marlin sponsored hotels, be sure to let them know you're coming into town for Morehead City Marlins baseball.
Tickets for Saturday's game will be set at the same rate as Fridays, however the ticket link will not be online until it is determined that Game 3 would be necessary.
Kids Tickets: $6
General Admission: $8
VIP Ticket: $10
All you can eat Ticket: $20
Private Box: $150. Includes six All You Can Eat tickets and reserved box. (Limited Availability)
Marlins Host Hotels In The Area:
Holiday Inn Express: (252) 247-5001. 5063 Executive Dr, Morehead City, NC 28557
Quality Inn: (252) 247-3434. 3100 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557
Hampton Inn – Morehead City: (252) 240-2300. 4035 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557
Island Inn – Atlantic Beach: (252) 726-3780. 215 W Fort Macon Rd, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
Directions to Big Rock Stadium can be found here.
Contact the Morehead City Front Office at 252-269-9767 if you have any questions or concerns.