Posted: 12:00 pm Monday, March 22nd, 2010

National Grand Slam Tournament kicks off Monday 

By Post Staff

Eleven teams are scheduled to battle it out at five different sites this week in the National Grand Slam Tournament, hosted by West Boca. Participating this year are West Boca, Palm Beach Central, Olympic Heights, Seminole Ridge, Atlantic, Palm Beach Gardens, Royal Palm Beach, American Heritage, Summit Christian, Battle Ground Academy (Tenn.), and Bishop Gorman (Nev.). West Boca’s Alex Bonilla won the tournament’s home run derby.

Keep an eye on Bishop Gorman. That team is ranked the No. 3 high school baseball team in the country by Baseball America and No. 5 by Rivals.com.

Here is the complete schedule for the tournament:

Sites are in parentheses

Monday, March 22

4 p.m.
Palm Beach Gardens High School @ Battle Ground High School, TN (American Heritage)
Palm Beach Central High School @ Olympic Heights High School (Palm Beach Central)
Seminole Ridge High School @ Atlantic High School (West Boca)

4:30 p.m.
Bishop Gorman Academy Team A @ Royal Palm Beach High School (Olympic Heights)

7 p.m.
American Heritage Delray @ Summit Christian (American Heritage)
Bishop Gorman Academy Team B @ West Boca Raton High School (West Boca)

Tuesday, March 23

4 p.m.
Summit Christian @ Battle Ground High School, TN (American Heritage)
Palm Beach Central High School @ Royal Palm Beach High School (Palm Beach Central)
Bishop Gorman Academy Team B @ Seminole Ridge High School (West Boca)

7 p.m.
American Heritage Delray @ Palm Beach Gardens High School (American Heritage)
Olympic Heights High School @ Bishop Gorman Academy Team A (Olympic Heights)
West Boca Raton High School @ Atlantic High School (West Boca)

Wednesday, March 24

4 p.m.
Summit Christian @ Palm Beach Gardens High School (American Heritage)
Palm Beach Central High School @ Bishop Gorman Academy Team A (Palm Beach Central HS)
Bishop Gorman Academy Team B @ Atlantic High School (West Boca)

6:30 p.m.
Olympic Heights High School @ Royal Palm Beach High School (Olympic Heights)

7 p.m.
American Heritage Delray @ Battle Ground High School, TN (American Heritage)
Seminole Ridge High School @ West Boca Raton High School (West Boca)

Thursday, March 25

TBD by seeding @ TBD by seeding 3:45pm East Boynton Little League Facility
TBD by seeding @ TBD by seeding 4:00pm American Heritage School
TBD by seeding @ TBD by seeding 4:00pm Olympic Heights High School
TBD by seeding @ TBD by seeding 4:00pm Palm Beach Central HS
TBD by seeding @ TBD by seeding 4:00pm West Boca High School
TBD by seeding @ TBD by seeding 7:00pm West Boca High School