Four games are on tap for today as the Bob Hooper U-18 Showcase Baseball Tournament gets under way.
All games today are at Grant Complex, including the host McPherson American Legion Post 24 taking on the BC Cubs at 6 p.m.
Six more games will be played on Friday, with McPherson playing at 4 p.m. against Bonner Springs.
McPherson’s final pool game is at 4 p.m. Saturday against Paola, before the tournament shifts into bracket mode.
Here is the complete schedule for Thursday, Friday and Saturday with games at Grant Complex unless otherwise noted:
• Thursday •
4:00 — Marion vs. Great Bend; Junction City vs. Newton
6:00 — Salina vs. Buhler; McPherson vs. BC Cubs
• Friday •
2:00 — Arkansas City vs. Emporia; Buhler vs. Larned
4:00 — McPherson vs. Bonner Springs; Wabaunsee vs. Hays
6:00 — BC Cubs vs. Paola; Mo-Kan Giants vs. Paola
• Saturday •
10:00 — Emporia vs. Hays; Bonner Springs vs. Paola; Newton vs. Marion (Light Cap)
Noon — Wabaunsee vs. Arkansas City (Light Cap); Mo-Kan Giants vs. Buhler; Larned vs. Salina
2:00 — BC Cubs vs. Bonner Springs; Great Bend vs. Newton; Junction City vs. Marion (Light Cap)
4:00 — Paola vs. McPherson; Hays vs. Arkansas City; Mo-Kan Giants vs. Salina
6:00 — Junction City vs. Great Bend; Wabaunsee vs. Emporia
• Note — Sunday’s bracket play starts at 10 a.m. at Grant Complex and Light Cap.