CRETE/PALMER – Following competitive Class B and C Senior American Legion Baseball Area Tournaments, the best eight teams will open state tournament action this weekend.
Crete will host the Class B state tournament while Palmer will welcome in Class C teams from Saturday, July 31 – Wednesday, August 4 with Thursday, August 5 being a rain date.
First round Class B state tourney games will open with Columbus Lakeview vs. Central City at 10 a.m.; followed by Alliance vs. Arlington at 1 p.m.; Hickman vs. Broken Bow at 4 p.m. and the host Crete vs. Roncalli at 7 p.m.
Loser’s bracket games on Sunday will be played at noon and 2:30 p.m. while winner’s bracket outings are scheduled for 5/7:30 p.m.
In Class C, Tecumseh will begin Saturday with Shelby-Osceola-Stromsburg at 11 a.m., Imperial vs. Louisville-Weeping Water at 2 p.m., Crofton vs. DCB at 5 p.m. and the host PWG vs. Pender at 8 p.m.
Loser’s bracket games on Sunday will be played at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. while winner’s bracket outings are scheduled for 5 and 8 p.m.