WAYNE – Following a coaches meeting on Thursday, the tentative schedule for the 2018 Class B Area 5 Senior American Legion Baseball Tournament has been released.
From Anderson Field in West Point, six teams will be narrowed down to one to represent the area at state. Games will be played from Friday, July 20 – Tuesday, July 24.
Schedule (pending approval from Nebraska American Legion): Friday, July 20
#2 O’Neill vs. #5 Wayne Post 43 at 2 p.m.
#3 Waterloo-Valley vs. #4 Wahoo at 5 p.m.
#1 West Point vs. #6 Schuyler at 8 p.m.
The Wayne Seniors are 12-7 on the season and have lost four straight games. Post 43 was scheduled to host Omaha Central tonight, but the game has been postponed due to field conditions. Wayne will close out their regular season on Tuesday, July 17 hosting Norfolk at 7 p.m.
Wayne is also the host for the Class B State Legion Baseball Tournament from Saturday, July 28 – Wednesday, August 1 at Hank Overin Field.
We’ll post the other Northeast Nebraska Area brackets once available.
Another Senior Legion team will be in action tonight. Wakefield Post 81 is scheduled to visit Crofton at 7 p.m. pending weather.