McPherson’s Junior American Legion baseball team will be hosting a 12-team tournament beginning Friday at Grant Complex.
There will be three pools of four teams. McPherson is in a pool that includes Great Bend, the Wichita Aviators and Topeka Scrappers.
The other pools:
• Kansas Senators, Buhler, Newton, Hays Monarchs
• BC Cubs, Hutchinson, Dodge City, SEK Drillers.
Games begin at 2 p.m. on Friday at Grant Complex with both baseball fields being used. Saturday’s play starts at 10 a.m., the same time Sunday’s play gets under way.
McPherson’s first game is at 6 p.m. Friday against Great Bend. It then plays at 6 p.m. Saturday against the Topeka Scrappers, then turns around and plays the next game at 8 p.m. against the Wichita Aviators.
The tournament goes to bracket play on Sunday, with the championship game set for 4 p.m.