IM majors begin state run Friday

IRON MOUNTAIN -Iron Mountain North’s Little League Major (age 11-12) all-stars open state play Friday in Ishpeming with pool play.

Part of Pool A, Iron Mountain begins with Grosse Pointe Woods Shores at 9 a.m. (Central).

On Saturday, IM takes on Taylor Northwest, again at 9 a.m.

Sunday’s contest is against Traverse City East at 9 a.m.

The top two teams in each of the four pools advance to quarterfinal contests, which take place Monday.

Semifinal games are Tuesday, and the championship is slated for Wednesday at 9 a.m.