Utica Post 229’s Junior Baseball Team won the District 5 Championship and now heads to the 2021 Department of New York Junior American Legion Baseball Championship Tournament on July 29.
The state tournament is being held at Murnane Field in Utica, from July 29th through July 31st, nylegionbaseball.com reports. The state championship is a four-team double elimination tournament, with champions from the 4th, 5th, 6th, and 9th Districts.
- District 4 Champion – Clinton County Mariners
- District 5 Champion – Utica Post 229
- District 6 Champion – Endicott Post 82
- District 9 Champion – Rockland Pirates Post 130
- Game 1: Thursday 4PM: Clinton County Mariners vs Endicott Post 82
- Game 2: Thursday 7PM: Utica Post 229 vs Rockland Pirates Post 130
- Game 3: Friday 1PM: Winner Game 1 vs Winner Game 2
- Game 4: Friday 4PM: Loser Game 1 vs Loser Game 2
- Game 5: Friday 7PM: Winner Game 4 vs Loser Game 3
- Game 6: Saturday 10AM: Winner Game 5 @ Winner Game 3
- Game 7: Saturday 1PM: Loser Game 6 vs Winner Game 6
- Will be played if necessary if the Winner of Game 3 loses game 6.
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The winner will advance to the New England Regional Tournament at Murnane Field in Utica, NY August 13-14-15