CRETE/PALMER – Class B and C Senior American Legion baseball teams moved one game closer to championship Wednesday with a trio of Monday games in two locations.
Monday scores in Crete saw Crete eliminate Central City, 6-4 while Columbus Lakeview remained alive with a 6-4 win over Roncalli. In the winner’s bracket, Hickman topped Alliance, 6-3.
Tuesday will begin with an elimination game between the host Crete and Alliance at 4 p.m. followed by undefeated Hickman vs. one-loss Columbus Lakeview at 7 p.m.
The Class B finals are scheduled for 4 p.m. on Wednesday, August 4 with Thursday, August 5 meant for any delays.
From Palmer on Monday, the host PWG remained in the tournament with a 3-1 win over Tecumseh as SOS eliminated Pender, 6-5. In the winner’s bracket, DCB defeated Louisville-Weeping Water, 5-2.
Tuesday’s schedule will open with an elimination game between the host PWG vs. Louisville-Weeping Water at 5 p.m. followed by undefeated DCB vs. one-loss SOS at 8 p.m. (DCB has already played PWG as did SOS vs. Louisville-Weeping Water on Sunday, both teams will switch opponents).
The Class C finals are scheduled for 5 p.m. on Wednesday, August 4 with Thursday, August 5 meant for any delays.