The River Cats will play host to 48 high school baseball games this season, beginning with El Camino vs. Laguna Creek in a 6:30 p.m. game Saturday at Raley Field.
The 2012 Raley Field High School Baseball Series will culminate with the inaugural High School Showcase Games on Sunday, June 3, beginning at 1 p.m.
The doubleheader will feature players from 43 participating high schools who will compete in front of college coaches and pro scouts.
Here's a list of scheduled games involving area teams (all varsity games are at 6:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted):
March 8 - Pioneer vs. Roseville; March 9 - Bella Vista vs. Rio Americano; March 13 - Nevada Union vs. Yuba City; March 14 - Cordova vs. Rosemont; March 16 - Jesuit vs. Davis; March 17 - Benicia vs. Casa Roble, 12:30 p.m.; March 22 - Davis vs. Rocklin; March 23 - Oakmont vs. Nevada Union; March 24 - Antioch vs. River Valley; 12:30 p.m.; March 24 - Rio Linda vs. Red Bluff, 7:30 p.m.; March 27 - Elk Grove vs. Rodriguez; March 30 - Colfax vs. Mesa Verde; April 4 - Surewest Tournament, games TBA at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.; April 7 - Chico vs. Center; April 21, Linden vs. River City, 7:30 p.m.; April 25 - Anderson vs. Bear River; May 4 - Capital Christian vs. Dixon; May 5 - Antelope vs. Foothill, 12:30 p.m. and Union Mine vs. Sutter, 7:30 p.m.