The Alliance First National Spartan Junior and Senior Legion baseball teams will host the annual Clair Conley Memorial baseball tournament this weekend at Bower/Shankland Field. The tournament is named in honor of the late Clair Conley, long time Spartans Manager.
Six area teams divided into 2 pools, will compete in the tournament. Pool A will feature the Alliance Spartan Seniors along with Sidney and Bridgeport. Pool B will have Buckley, Chadron and the Spartan Juniors.
Games will begin Friday June 19 at 9 am with the Alliance Seniors vs Bridgeport. Bridgeport will face Sidney at 11:30 am. The Alliance Juniors will meet Sidney at 2 pm, followed by Chadron and Buckley at 4:30 pm. The Alliance Seniors will finish day 1 vs Chadron at 7 pm.
Games will resume Saturday, June 20 with Buckley vs Bridgeport at 9 am. Buckley vs the Alliance Juniors at 11:30 am. Chadron vs the Alliance Juniors at 2 pm and the Alliance Seniors vs Sidney at 4:30 to finish pool play.
Sunday, June 21, the #3 teams in each pool will play at 10 am. #2 teams from each pool will play at 12:30 pm and the tournament will conclude with the pool A winner vs the pool B winner for the title. All games will be played at Bower/Shankland Field, 2nd and Mississippi in Alliance.
Spectators will be limited to 25% of maxium capacity and current health guidelines will be followed.