Baseball action is already underway today, as the American Legion Single A State Tournament draws to a conclusion at Pratt Community College’s Stanion Field.


Baseball action is already underway today, as the American Legion Single A State Tournament draws to a conclusion at Pratt Community College’s Stanion Field.
The eight-team tournament included teams from Andover, Blue Valley, Dodge City, Emporia, Great Bend, Lansing, and Manhattan.
Games were played all day Saturday and Sunday, with two games moved to Smoky Ford Field at the Green Sports Complex due to Saturday night’s rain.
Action was set to resume today at noon with the losers bracket final at Stanion Field.
That game featured the Manhattan Carson 17ers and the Manhattan Manko squad. The winner advances to face the Andover Jaguars for the championship.
Andover beat the 17ers 6-5 in ten innings Sunday night to reach the title game.
In the losers bracket Sunday night, Manhattan Manko eliminated the Blue Valley Huskies 14-3 in five innings to keep their championship hopes alive.
The championship game is set for 2 p.m. today at Stanion Field, with a second game being played at 10 a.m. Tuesday if necessary.