ACME sectionals start this weekend

Staff Reports
Staff Writer

The ACME baseball sectional tournaments will begin statewide at the end of this week.

Wapakoneta has a bye in the District 5 East sectional at Bath High School.

Lima Central Catholic will play Allen East at 6:30 p.m. Friday, with the winner set to face Wapakoneta at 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

Six teams total are in the East sectional at Bath. The top two finishers will advance to the District 5 tournament, which will be held July 11-13 at Elida Middle School.


In the District 4 sectional tournament, Botkins will face Minster at 1:45 p.m. Saturday. The winner of that game will face the victor between Russia and New Bremen on Sunday at a time and place TBD.

Seven teams are competing for the District 4 sectional title, with the top two finishers in that bracket advancing to the district tournament July 11-13 at St. Henry.

District champions will advance to the state tournament, which will be held July 18-20 at Veteran's Field in Coldwater.