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Weekend Baseball Playoff Brackets

UPDATE: According to Detroit Lakes Newspapers' sports editor Brian Wierima, the Legion District playoffs in Detroit Lakes are postponed until tomorrow with the same schedule as today (see below) - Sunday is a make-up day.

According to New York Mills' head coach Tim Kupfer, New York Mills opening game of the tournament in Hawley has beed delayed for a hopeful start at 10:30 a.m.

In the Countryside League playoffs, the Dent Wildcats and Vergas Loons square off in Dent Wednesday, July 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the elimination bracket. The winner will play the Pelican Rapids Lakers Thursday, July 26, at 7:30 p.m. in Dent.

The Fergus Falls Hurricanes await the winner of that game to vie for the Countryside League Championship. The final will be played in Fergus Falls at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 29. Both of the two finalists will advance to the Region 16C tournament, which begins Saturday August 4.

In the Hi-10, rivals Perham and New York Mills will duke it out Friday, July 27, in Perham, at 7:30 p.m. for the right to face the Detroit Lakes Angels in DL Saturday, July 28, at 7:30 p.m. Awaiting the winner of that game in the finals are the Bertha Blazers, who will host the championship game Sunday, July 29 at 1:30 p.m.

In District 9 Div. II American Leagion action, where all games will be played in Hawley the seeds are as follows:

North Sub-district: 1. Warroad; 2. Ada; 3. Stephen/Argyle; 4. Roseau.

South Sub-district: 1. D-G-F; 2. NY Mills; 3. Parkers Prairie; 4. Breckenridge.

The one-seeds play the No. 4 teams from the opposing sub-district. No. 2's play No. 3's.

NY Mills and Stephen-Argyle will begin play at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 25.

The first round of the Minnesota American Legion Division I District 9 Tournament scheduled for today in Detroit Lakes has been postponed due to heavy rainfall.

The tournament will begin Thursday with the following schedule:

Fergus Falls vs. Lake Park-Audubon, 10 a.m.

Thief River Falls vs. Perham, 1 p.m.

Moorhead vs. Crookston, 4 p.m.

East Grand Forks vs. Detroit Lakes, 7 p.m.

The Minnesota American Legion Division II District 9 tournament in Hawley began today as scheduled.

Perham hosts the Babe Ruth 13-15-year-old tournament with play beginning Thursday at 10 a.m. on both Matt's Field and Krueger Field.

Both Perham and New York Mills play at Krueger Thursday. Perham takes on Clearbrook-Gonvick at 10 a.m. Mills plays Nevis at 12:30 p.m.

Robert Williams

Sports Editor at the Detroit Lakes Tribune. Williams worked prior as the Sports Editor in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 

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