|Posted by Legion Baseball on March 29, 2015 at 10:35 PM|
A new page has been added to the growing 'legion history' pages on the site: a page dedicated to the history of the national regional and sectional tournament champions dating back to 1926.
The format of the national regional tournaments held between the state and national championship tournaments changed format several times throughout legion history. From 1926 to 1935 east and west sectional champions were crowned. Between 1936 and 1959 four sectional championship...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on March 28, 2015 at 9:35 PM|
The Schuylkill-Berks League of Region 2 has switched from its previous two division alignment to a new three division layout. Previously, the league has employed a north division that was comprised of Schuylkill County teams and a south division comprised of Berks County teams. This summer, a third central division will incorporate several teams from the existing north and south divisions.
The new layout is as follows:
North DivisionRead Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on February 18, 2015 at 10:40 PM|
Exciting new site features are coming soon. We're hard at work creating a simple way for any team or fan to provide up to the minute schedule and result information for their favorite team that can be instantly viewed on the site.
If you'd like to learn more about how we're making that happen or would like to help us test the system before it's official launch, please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Posted by Legion Baseball on January 18, 2015 at 4:15 PM|
As we work our way through the dreary winter months, please keep in mind that the site is actively seeking individuals interested in helping out the site in a multitude of capacities. If you're interested in writing, reporting scores, updating the site, or have another idea of how you could be of assistance, please email us at email@example.com and we'll get back to you as soon as possible, thanks!
|Posted by Legion Baseball on August 4, 2014 at 5:35 PM|
Tournament is being held in Freemansburg.
Conestoga 12, Albion 2 (6 innings)
Nether Providence 3, Spring City 2
Boyertown 11, Hempfield East 1 (6 innings)
Norwin PAL 3, Freemansburg 2
Albion 3, Hempfield East 2 (Hempfield East eliminated)
Ga...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 21, 2014 at 8:40 PM|
The schedule for the state tournament is as follows, please note that games 1 & 3 and 2 & 4 are on the same side of the bracket.
Region 3 vs. Region 5, 9:30am
Region 6 vs. Region 8, doubleheader
Region 2 vs. Region 7, 4pm
Host vs. Region 4, doubleheader
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 20, 2014 at 9:15 PM|
The Region 2 Tournament has featured some of the closest games across the state this weekend. On Saturday, Pine Grove of the Schuylkill-Berks League edged out the Birches of the Northampton County League 3-2 in twelve innings. NorChester, the Berks County champion, topped NorCo champion Bath 4-3. In the second doubleheader, Lehigh Valley champion North Parkland defeated Hatfield of the Bux-Mont League 8-3 and host Muhlenberg was downed by Bux-Mont regular season champion Nor...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 20, 2014 at 8:25 PM|
Two days of play have been completed in the Region 7 Tournament being held in Clearfield. The tournament's opening day on Saturday saw a couple of closely contested games. In game 1, Beech Creek of the Central Penn League topped Indiana of the Indiana County League 3-2. The day's lone lopsided score came in the second game when Cambria County rep Bedford topped District 31 champion Unity 14-1 in seven innings. Claysburg kept the Cambria's winning ways going with a 9-5 ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 20, 2014 at 8:05 PM|
Rain forced the postponement of three of the four opening round games on Saturday. The lone game to be completed featured West Mifflin of the Allegheny South League and Hopewell of the Beaver County League. The undefeated West Mifflin squad continued its winning ways, advancing to the winner's bracket with a 10-2 win.
On Sunday, the rest of round one was completed. In the day's first game, defending regional champion Blackhawk took care of business with a 6...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 20, 2014 at 7:35 PM|
The Region 5 Tournament, being held at Mansfield University, has completed the first two days of competition. Dickson City, representing District 11, topped Line Mountain of the Susquehanna Valley League in the tournament's opening game. Nanticoke, the Wyoming Valley League champion, posted the biggest win of the day, a 16-0 win over Berwick of the Susquehanna Valley League. Swoyersville, the Wyoming Valley's regular season champion, continued the league's winning ways with ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 18, 2014 at 7:05 AM|
The website is actively seeking sponsorships for our 2014 Pennsylvania Legion Baseball State Tournament coverage that will commence on July 29th. If you or your business may be interested in reaching a far-reaching and dedicated audience, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. As always, all proceeds will go towards defraying the ever-increasing cost of the live coverage production and website mainentance.
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 17, 2014 at 10:10 PM|
State regional brackets are being posted as the information becomes available. The brackets for Regions 2, 3, 4, 7, and 8 have been fully updated. The brackets are accessible by hovering over the 'postseason' tab and then clicking on the pertinent tournament link.
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 15, 2014 at 5:05 PM|
There will be a lot of fresh faces in Boyertown for Pennsylvania's legion state tournament in a few weeks, and we know that before state regionals even commence. Each year seven state regional champions are crowned. This past week has been a struggle for a good number of those teams who failed to advance past their league tournaments this season.
In Region 2, defending champion and state-runnner up Twin Valley was downed by defending state champion Boyertown in a...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 14, 2014 at 6:55 PM|
The Cumberland County League is down to its final four teams, with a pair of games slated for Monday. Hampden Township and Red Land square off in a loser's bracket contest while New Cumberland and Silver Spring are scheduled to meet in the tournament's winner's bracket final. The loser of the winner's bracket final will take on the winner of the other game, with the winner of that ensuing game taking on the tournament's unbeaten team.
The championship roun...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 14, 2014 at 5:50 PM|
The Chester County League is down to its final four teams. Conestoga, the tournament's lone unbeaten team, is scheduled to take on Exton this evening. In addition, defending regional champion Downingtown will take on Lionville in an elimination game. The winner of both of those games will meet tomorrow. If Conestoga wins their game, they will need to be defeated twice for the league title.
Just one game on tap for Monday in the Greater Norri...Read Full Post »