HPT HiToms Set Fireworks Show For Home Opener

by: Carter Dewess

High Point/Thomasville –The HPT HiToms open their 2024 home season Saturday, May 25th at 6:00 pm with a huge Fireworks Show presented by Shuler Meats and your Hometown HiToms.

The Tommies launch their 2024 season on Thursday, May 23rd  at McCrary Park in Asheboro for a showdown with the Zoo Keepers. On Friday the 24th, the HiToms will travel to play the Forest City Owls before beginning their home campaign on Saturday, May 25th vs. the Boone Bigfoots. The Coastal Plain League season will conclude on Friday, July 26th with the Petitt Cup playoffs scheduled for July 28 – August 3rd.

Celebrating their 25th season of Coastal Plain League play, the HPT HiToms look to improve on a disappointing, 2023 18-30 overall record.

“Becoming a summer staple in the High Point-Thomasville community over the last quarter century, the HiToms are thrilled to be returning to Finch Field this Memorial Day weekend,” HPT HiToms President Greg Suire said. “Starting the summer off with a great fireworks show Saturday, May 25th and welcoming Chinese Taipei back to the southern Triad on Friday, June 28th, the Tommies are committed to featuring the stars of tomorrow, today.”

This summer, Historic Finch Field will be jam-packed with exciting promotional nights. The HiToms’ home opener on Saturday, May 25th will include a Memorial Day fireworks show, and Independence Week fireworks will light up Finch Field on Monday, July 1st.  The Chinese Taipei national team will face the HiToms on Friday, June 28th. Finch Field will play host to the Triad Prep All-Star Game for Baseball on Thursday, May 30th, and for Softball on June 2nd.

The HiToms are gearing up to host a variety of exciting events throughout the Spring, starting with the HPT Lax Classic Jamboree on Saturday, February 24th at Greensboro College. The HPT Varsity Baseball Classics will take place over two Saturdays: March 9th and 16th. The HPT Lax Classic will be played on Saturday, April 20th.

For a full schedule, season tickets, and group packages, check out www.hitoms.com.