Published On: Fri, Jul 29th, 2011

Hartington will take on Mt. Michael at State

CREIGHTON — The bracket for the 2011 American Legion Senior Baseball Tournament has just been released.

Hartington will take on 2011 state quarterfinalist Elkhorn Mt. Michael in a 2 p.m. contest Saturday. The winner of that contest will take on the winner of the Creighton-Alma game on Sunday.

Pender takes on Adams-Sterling in the tourney opener at 11 a.m. Saturday. David City and Stromsburg-Osceola-Shelby will play in the 5 p.m. game Saturday.

Mt. Michael advanced to the State Tourney by defeating West Point 3-2 to win  the Area C3 Tournament.

Mt. Michael defeated Logan View, Waterloo-Valley, Yutan and West Point to win the title. Yutan entered the District Tourney as the top seed, but second-seeded Mt. Michael knocked them into the loser’s bracket with a 1-0 decision.