The defending Class LL state champion Shelton High baseball team will host Manchester High on May 28 at 3:30 p.m. in the first round of the state tournament.

The Gaels (14-7), seeded ninth, enter tournament at 14-7 overall, while Manchester is 10-10.

The winner will face either No. 8 Trumbull (14-6) or No. 25 Kennedy of Waterbury in the second round on Wednesday, May 29.