The River City Skippers summer collegiate baseball team poses for a photo on Holmes Field at Knobbs Creek Recreation Center in Elizabeth City on Thursday. The Skippers were scheduled to play their Old North State league season opener on the road Friday against the Clayton Clovers of East Clayton and their home opener at Holmes Field today at 7 p.m.

Elizabeth City’s new summer collegiate baseball team will welcome fans for its inaugural home game on Saturday night.

The River City Skippers’ inaugural home game is slated to begin at 7 p.m. Saturday against the Kinston Wingmen. The Skippers, one of the newest among the Old North State League’s team lineup, will play all home games at Holmes Field at Knobbs Creek Recreation Center off Ward Street.