SYRACUSE – The Class C Senior Legion state baseball tourney is being played in Syracuse. They also had a rain delay causing the Sunday night games to be pushed into Monday afternoon.
First round results Saturday saw BDS defeat Valentine (5-1); Hartington topped SOS (7-2); Pender won over Twin River (5-2) and DCB took down the host Syracuse (4-1).
During Sunday’s day games, Valentine eliminated SOS (6-5) and Syracuse knocked out Twin River (7-5). The BDS vs. Hartington game was suspended to a noon start time Monday with BDS leading Hartington 8-6 in the top of the seventh inning with Hartington up to bat with one out and two runners on base. The second round Pender vs. DCB game will be played today as well while Syracuse awaits the loser of the first game and Valentine will play the loser of the Pender/DCB game. The winner’s bracket game is scheduled for 8 p.m. tonight.
Junior Legion Class A scores: Sherman Field at Sampson Park in Lincoln
Saturday: Papillion defeated Hastings (9-7); Millard South topped Millard West (2-1); Millard North won against Grand Island (no score) and Lincoln Southeast won against Lincoln Southwest (2-1).
Sunday: Millard West eliminated Hastings (3-1); LSW eliminated GI (13-5); Papillion topped MS (7-5) and MN defeated LSE (11-5).
Monday schedule: MS vs. LSW (elimination game) and 1 p.m.; LSE vs. MW (elimination game) at 4 p.m. and Papillion vs. MN at 7 p.m.
Senior American Division Legion scores: Jurgensen Park hosted by Creighton Prep in Omaha
Saturday: Lincoln North Star defeated Papillion South (5-4); Elkhorn won against Elkhorn South (6-4); Hastings topped Millard South (5-1) and Fremont defeated Creighton Prep (10-0).
Sunday: Elkhorn South eliminated Papillion South (3-0); Millard South eliminated Creighton Prep (2-0); LNS won against Elkhorn (11-0) and Fremont defeated Hastings (3-2).
Monday schedule: Elkhorn vs. MS (elimination game) at 1 p.m.; Hastings vs. Elkhorn South (elimination game) at 4 p.m. and LNS vs. Fremont at 7 p.m.
Senior National Division Legion scores: Memorial Field in Kearney
Saturday: Lincoln Southwest defeated Millard North (4-3); Omaha South topped Papillion (3-2); Kearney defeated Millard West (6-1) and Gretna won against Scottsbluff (8-4).
Sunday: Papillion eliminated MN (12-9); MS eliminated Scottsbluff (11-1); LSW defeated Omaha South (12-8) and Gretna won over Kearney (10-0).
Monday schedule: Omaha South vs. Millard South (elimination game) at 1 p.m.; Kearney vs. Papillion (elimination game) at 4 p.m. and LSW vs. Gretna at 7 p.m.