Legion baseball: Mid-Pen League sets playoff schedule, Marquette board schedules meeting

MARQUETTE – The Marquette Blues and Ishpeming Blue Storm will participate in the Mid-Pen League American Legion baseball tournament the weekend of July 13-14 in Channing.

The top two seeds in this six-team event receive byes into Saturday’s semifinals. First-round matchups pit the No. 3 and 6 seeds at 10 a.m. EDT and the No. 4 and 5 seeds at 12:30 p.m.

The top-seeded squad faces the lowest-ranked first-round survivor at 3 p.m., while the No. 2 seed goes against the higher-ranked team at 5:30 p.m.

The championship game is set for 2 p.m. Sunday with the winner receiving the Jack Reynolds traveling championship trophy.

Marquette holding meeting July 7:

The next board of directors meeting for the Marquette American Legion Baseball Board will be at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Post 44 building on West Bluff Street in Marquette.