The Mid Nebraska League has released the bracket for the upcoming American Legion Juniors baseball tournament which begins later this week.
The Bow Juniors are the #2 seed in the West division side of the bracket. Broken Bow will host the #3 seed Ogallala Saturday afternoon at Paul Brown Field with the winner advancing to the West Division championship game scheduled for Sunday (7/19). Imperial/Chase County is the top seed in the West Division bracket. Imperial will play Saturday against the winner of Thursday’s game between Gothenburg and Holdrege. All Broken Bow games from the tournament will be broadcast on KBBN 95.3 FM.
In the east division, the top seed is Kearney. Kearney will host the winner of Thursday’s matchup between Grand Island and Shelton/Gibbon on Saturday. PWG (Palmer/Wolbach/Greeley) is the #2 seed in the east division and will host the winner of Thursday’s game between Central City and St. Paul on Saturday. The east division title game will be played on Sunday.
The winners of each division will meet one another for the league championship on Wednesday July 22.
MID NEBRASKA LEAGUE JUNIORS TOURNAMENT
Thursday (7/16) Holdrege (#5 seed) at Gothenburg (#4 seed)
Saturday (7/18) Ogallala (#3 seed) at Broken Bow (#2 seed) 3 p.m.
Saturday (7/18) Holdrege/Gotheburg winner at Imperial (#1 seed)
Sunday (7/19) Saturday’s winners meet for West division title
Thursday (7/16) Shelton-Gibbon (#5 seed) at Grand Island (#4 seed)
Thursday (7/16) St. Paul (#6 seed) at Central City (#3 seed)
Saturday (7/18) Shelton-Gibbon/Grand Island winner at PWG (#2 seed)
Saturday (7/18) St. Paul/Central City winner at Kearney (#1 seed)
Sunday (7/19) Saturday’s winners meet for East division title
Wednesday (7/22) LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME
East Division champion vs West Division champion