The FirstBank Classic, originally known as the Lubbock Invitational, has been hosted by the Lubbock ISD baseball programs for 33 years, beginning in
Known as the Lubbock Invitational until 1994, the tournament name changed to the Kal Segrist Classic to honor former Texas Tech head baseball coach until
The 2017 tournament is the 16th consecutive year the tournament has been known as the FirstBank Classic. FirstBank & Trust became the title sponsor in
Twelve of 15 high school baseball teams, including five Lubbock-area schools, competing in the FirstBank Classic this year were in state playoffs in the spring season of
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