EFFINGHAM – The 2017 Senior Legion District Tournament starts Friday. Five teams comprise the East District.
Mt. Vernon will take on Olney in the first contest of the tournament. The two teams will face each other Friday at 5 o’clock. The second game of the District Tournament will pit Effingham taking on Robinson at approximately 7:30 PM.
Four games are on tap for Saturday. The first game will see the winner of Mt. Vernon and Olney taking on Newton at 11 AM. The loser from the Mt. Vernon and Olney game will play the loser of the Effingham and Robinson game at 1:30 PM. The winner continues while the loser’s season is over.
The winner between Friday’s Effingham versus Robinson game will play the winner from Saturday’s first game of the day. That contest will take place at approximately 5 PM.
The winner of the first loser contest from earlier on Saturday will return at 7:30 PM to face the loser from Saturday’s first game of the day.
The champion will be determined Sunday. At least two games will be played. The first is scheduled for 3 PM then the championship at 6 PM. If necessary, the final game is scheduled for 8 PM.