The 85th Maine American Legion Baseball State Tournament begins today at the Winkin Sports Complex at Husson University in Bangor. Each of the four Legion zones send their champion and runnerup teams to make up the eight team, double elimination tourney.

This year's field of teams has combined to win 28 state titles over the years, including the last three years (2014 Bangor, 2015 Bangor, 2016 South Portland).

The state champion advances to the New England Regional in Shrewbury, MA starting August 2nd.

The regional winner goes to the American Legion World Series in North Carolina starting August 10th.



Wednesday July 26th

10am GM#1  Coffee News (Bangor)  vs  Fayette-Staples (Saco)  * 92.9 The Ticket

1pm  GM#2    Bessey Motors (Oxford Hills)  vs Coastal Landscape (Cheverus)

4pm  GM#2    Yankee Ford (S.Portland)  vs  Pastime (Lewiston)

7pm  GM#4    Brewer  vs  Wells  * 92.9 The Ticket

Thursday July 27th

10am GM#5  Loser G1  vs  Loser G2

1pm  GM#6   Loser G3  vs  Loser G4

4pm  GM#7  Winner G1  vs  Winner G2

7pm  GM#8  Winner G3  vs  Winner G4

Friday July 28th

1pm  GM#9    Winner G6  vs  Loser G7 (Note 1)

4pm  GM#10  Winner G5  vs  Loser G8

7pm  GM#11  Winner G7  vs Winner G8

Saturday July 29th

1pm  GM#12  Loser G11  vs  Winner G9 (Note 2)

4pm  GM#13  Winner G11  vs  Winner G10

Sunday July 30th

1pm  GM#14  Winner G12  vs  Winner G13 (Note 3)

4pm  GM#15  Winner G12  vs  Winner G13

Note 1: pairing for 1st round games will not match 2 teams from the same zone until 3rd day, Game 9

Note 2: pairing for Game 12 & 13 will not match previous opponents unless absolutely necessary

Note 3: if 3 teams remain after Game 13, the winner of Game 11 will receive a bye in Game 14