The Marysville American Legion Jr’s will head to the 2022 Kansas “A” State Tournament in Great Bend. The team, at 17-11, is seeded 3rd in Pool B, will begin competition on Wednesday, July 27th.
7/27 @ 5:30 – vs. Clay Center
7/28 @ 12:30 – vs. Great Bend
7/29 @ 12:30 – vs. Topeka
Marysville will begin the tournament with a 5:30 p.m. matchup against Clay Center on Wednesday, followed by a 12:30 p.m. game against Great Bend on Thursday. On Friday, Marysville will face Topeka at 12:30 p.m.
The format of the tournament is 2 sets of 4 teams playing in pool play. The top 2 teams in each pool will advance to a single elimination tournament to determine a state champion. All teams will play 3 games, with 2 teams playing 4 games and 2 teams playing 5 games.
Pool A consists of No. 1 Overbrook, No. 4 Pittsburg, No. 5 Iola, and No. 8 Newton. Pool B consists of No. 2 Topeka, No. 3 Marysville, No. 6 Clay Center, and No. 7 Great Bend.
Should a tie occur in pool play, positions will be determined by the following tie-breaker rule.
1. Best Record
2. Head-To-Head Competition
3. Total Runs Allowed
4. Total Runs Scored
5. Coin Flip