WAYNE/SOUTH SIOUX CITY – With a few games closing out their regular Ralph Bishop League legion season on Thursday, the 2022 RBL North and South Division brackets were released late Thursday night.
Junior Legion first round games will be played on Saturday, June 25 with second round games on Monday, June 27 and semifinals on Thursday, June 30.
In the North Division Junior tourney, #1 Wayne Post 43 (11-0 in RBL play, 16-0 overall) will be a host welcoming in #8 Crofton (3-8) at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday. #4 Pierce (7-4) will open the day with #5 Ponca (3-8) at 1 p.m.
Wakefield Post 81 Juniors ended their regular season Thursday evening with a 10-9 win over Pierce.
In Battle Creek, #3 Wakefield (7-5) will face #6 Hartington (4-7) at 1 p.m. followed by #2 Battle Creek (8-4) vs. #7 South Sioux City (6-6) at 3:30 p.m.
In the North Division Senior tourney, #7 Wayne Post 43 (4-7 in RBL play, 5-9 overall) will take to the road on Sunday at #2 South Sioux City (9-2) at noon. Other games in South Sioux City will be #3 Crofton (4-7) vs. #6 Pierce (5-5) at 2:30 p.m. and #4 Hartington (4-7) vs. #5 Ponca (3-8) at 5 p.m. #1 Battle Creek (9-2) will host the North Division second round game on Tuesday, June 28 while Senior legion semifinal games will be on Friday, July 1.
The Junior Legion consolation game will be at noon and championship game at 5 p.m. in West Point on Saturday, July 2. The Senior Legion consolation game will be at 2:30 and the championship game at 7:30 also in West Point next Saturday.