Brackets Released For “AAA” and “AA” American Legion Tournaments
Monarchs Play First Game
The Hays Monarchs will play the first game of the day at the Kansas “AA” State American Legion baseball tournament in Sabetha Wednesday. The 17-11 Monarchs beat Smith Center 11-3 Friday night to win the Zone 6 tournament in Lincoln and will open with Beloit at 1pm.
Ellis, who won the Goodland zone tournament early last week, plays the second game right after the Monarchs, against Silver Lake.
You can hear the Monarchs games for you on 1400-KAYS.
Eagles Open With Winfield
The Hays Eagles Senior American Legion opens with Winfield in the second game of the day at the “AAA” state tournament in Manhattan. The 39-8 Eagles play sometime around 1:30pm on Wednesday and you can hear them on 96.9, KFIX.
Junior Legion Goes 2-2
The Hays Eagles Junior American Legion finished 2-2 at the “A” state tournament in Pratt, losing to the Salina Eagles 4-2 Friday night. Hays had defeated Iola 3-1 in their first game in the loser’s bracket.
The Salina Hawks defeated the Salina Eagles 10-0 in the second title game Sunday morning to win the state title.