HASTINGS – First round games began Wednesday for the 2021 Senior American Legion Mid-South Regional baseball tournament.
From Duncan Field in Hastings, states of Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas, Iowa and Nebraska were represented.
Oak Grove Post 379 (MO) defeated Pittsburg Post 64 Patriots (KS), 9-4; Dubuque County (IA) defeated Gene Taylor’s Baseball Club (CO), 7-3; Cabot RailCats (AR) defeated Gretna Post 216 (NE), 7-2 as the host Hastings Five Points Bank defeated Washington Post 218 (MO), 3-0.
Thursday will open with a pair of elimination games between Pittsburg Post 64 (KS) and Gretna Post 216 (NE) at 10 a.m. as well as Gene Taylor’s Baseball Club (CO) vs. Washington Post 218 (MO) at 1 p.m. In the winner’s bracket, Oak Grove Post 379 (MO) will face Cabot RailCats (AR) at 4 p.m. with Dubuque County (IA) taking on the host Hastings Five Points Bank at 7 p.m.
Day two schedule: 2021 Mid South Bracket – 2021 Mid South Bracket (1)
The 2021 American Legion Mid-South Regional baseball tournament championship game is scheduled for Sunday, August 8.
The ultimate goal of these participating teams is to advance to the American Legion World Series in North Carolina August 12 – 17.