Jul 21, 2022

Ogallala to host Class B Area 7 Sr Tournament

Posted Jul 21, 2022 1:18 PM

BY: Mike Glesinger  PANHANDLE POST

Ogallala will host the Nebraska American Legion Baseball, Area 7, Senior Tournament, July 22-26 at Legion Field.

The double elimination tournament begins Friday July 22 with #5 seed Sidney facing #4 seed Gering at 4 pm MT.  #3 seed Chadron will meet #2 seed Alliance at 7 pm MT.  The two losing teams from Friday, will meet at 4 pm Saturday, July 23.  Top seed Ogallala will meet the Sidney-Gering winner at 7 pm Saturday.

The Tournament continues Sunday July 24,  with an elimination game at 2 pm and the winners bracket game at 5 pm.   An elimination game will be played at 6 pm Monday July 25,  and the Championship game will be at 5:30 pm on Tuesday July 26.  If a 2nd game is needed it would be played following the 1st game.

The Area 7 Champion will advance to the Class B Senior State Tournament in Broken Bow Ne,  which will run July 30 to August 3.

Brester Construction of Lincoln won the Class B Jr. State Tournament in Wahoo, defeating Plattsmouth 8-0 in the final game.   Alliance represented Area 7 and went 0-2.  Falling to Sutton 5-3 and Wayne 5-1.