NY State American Legion Baseball Tournament In Utica This Week
The 2015 New York State American Legion Baseball Tournament returns to Utica on Tuesday.
All of the state's senior league tournament games are scheduled at Murnane Field with this year's format moving to pool play. In year's past the tourney has been a double-elimination style. This year, each of the eight teams is guaranteed at least three games, with the top two teams in each division advancing.
Admission is $3 each day. Kids who bring a canned food item will be admitted for free. The food drive will benefit the CNY Veteran's Outreach Center in Utica.
2015 NYS American Legion Teams and Schedule:
Navy - Pool A:
- (D8) West Seneca 3-0
- (D7) Brooks Shepard 2-1
- (D4) Clinton County Mariners 0-2
- (D5) Ilion Post - 2015 Host Team 0-2
Air Force - Pool B
- (D9) Rockland Pirates 2-1
- (D5) Utica Post 0-3
- (D6) Maine-Endwell 2-1
- (D3) Saratoga Stampede 2-1
Saturday August 1:
Friday July 31 Semifinals:
- final - West Seneca 4, Rockland Pirates 1
- final - Saratoga Stampede 5, Brooks Shepard 3
Thursday July 30:
Schedule change due to rain: The 8pm Clinton County-Ilion Post game has been cancelled as each team was already eliminated from semifinal action. The Maine-Endwell vs. Rockland game resumes at 3pm. Brooks Sheppard and West Seneca play at 5pm. Utica Post vs. Saratoga Stampede moved to 8pm.
- final - Rockland 13, Maine-Endwell 5
- final - West Seneca 13, Brooks Shepard 7
- final - Saratoga Stampede 8, Utica Post 4
- cancelled - Clinton County vs. Ilion Post
Wednesday July 29:
Tuesday July 28:
- final - West Seneca 16, Clinton County 2
- final - Maine-Endwell 4, Saratoga Stampede 2
- final - Brooks Shepard 10, Ilion Post 8
- final - Rockland 8, Utica Post 0