Over 64 high schools will be participating in the second annual Reds Futures High School Showcase.
The event will take place from March 25 to April 15 at local ballparks. Miami University, Northern Kentucky University and Xavier University are all hosting games. Three games will also be held at Brian Wilson Field in Batavia, which was recently renovated by the Reds Community Fund and underwritten by outfielder Jay Bruce.
The number of schools has increase from 50 last year to 64 this year, including 20 schools who are participating for the first time.
All high school players and coaches from participating teams will be invited to Great American Ball Park on Sunday, April 21 to be recognized during pregame ceremonies.
The full schedule of games for the 2013 Reds Futures High School Showcasepresented by PNC:
Monday, March 25
Conner vs. Lawrenceburg, 5 p.m. (Northern Kentucky University)
Tuesday, March 26
St. Henry vs. Simon Kenton, 5 p.m. (St. Henry High School)
Thursday, March 28
Covington Catholic vs. Newport Central Catholic, 2 p.m. (Northern Kentucky University) **
Ryle vs. Scott, 5 p.m. (Northern Kentucky University) **
Saturday, March 30
Beechwood vs. Campbell County, Noon (Northern Kentucky University)
Cooper vs. Holy Cross, 2:30 p.m. (Northern Kentucky University)
Taylor vs. Walnut Hills, Noon (Roselawn Park)
Hughes vs. North College Hill, 2:30 p.m. (Roselawn Park)
Purcell Marian vs. Riverview East, Noon (Roselawn Park)
Tuesday, April 2
Reading vs. Seven Hills, 4:30 p.m. (Western Hills High School)
Western Hills vs. Wyoming, 7 p.m. (Western Hills High School)
Clark Montessori vs. Winton Woods, 4:30 p.m. (Brandon Phillips Field)
Saturday, April 6
Indian Hill vs. Ross, 1 p.m. (Miami University)
Edgewood vs. Hamilton Badin, 3:30 p.m. (Miami University)
Monday, April 8
Glen Este vs. Turpin, 5 p.m. (Brian Wilson Field)
Tuesday, April 9
Colerain vs. Oak Hills, 4:30 p.m. (Prasco Park)
Hamilton vs. Sycamore, 7 p.m. (Prasco Park)
Wednesday, April 10
Madeira vs. Mariemont, 4:30 p.m. (Prasco Park)
Cincinnati Christian vs. Summit Country Day, 7p.m. (Prasco Park)
Amelia vs. Bethel-Tate, 5 p.m. (Brian Wilson Field)
Thursday, April 11
La Salle vs. Moeller, 4:30 p.m. (Prasco Park) **
Elder vs. St. Xavier, 7 p.m. (Prasco Park) **
Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy vs. Withrow, 5 p.m. (Xavier University) **
Anderson vs. Milford, 4:30 p.m. (University of Cincinnati)
McNicholas vs. Roger Bacon, 7 p.m. (University of Cincinnati)
Friday, April 12
Lakota West vs. Princeton, 5 p.m. (Prasco Park) **
Lakota East vs. Mason, 7 p.m. (Prasco Park) **
Fairfield vs. Middletown, 7:30 p.m. (Prasco Park) **
Goshen vs. New Richmond, 4:30 p.m. (New Richmond High School) **
Batavia vs. Clermont Northeastern, 5 p.m. (Brian Wilson Field) **
Monday, April 15
Kings vs. Loveland, 4:30 p.m. (Kings High School)
Harrison vs. Talawanda, 4:30 p.m. (Harrison High School)
Tickets for the Reds Futures High School Showcase games are $5 and good for all games on that day.
Each ticket includes a voucher good for a free View Level ticket to select 2013 Reds regular season games at Great American Ball Park and also includes a coupon for one free Skyline Chili cheese coney.
Advance tickets can be purchased at each of the participating schools beginning March 11. Tickets also will be available on game days at each of the host facilities.
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