Little League schedule adjusted

IRON?MOUNTAIN – Rained out Sunday, the Little League Major Area tournament at Larry Barkle Eastside Field will begin tonight, with the tournament schedule shifting forward one day.

Tonight’s games, beginning at 5 p.m., are Iron County against Menominee in the first contest followed by Norway vs. Iron Mountain North.

Tuesday’s action begins with an elimination game at 5 p.m. followed by Monday’s winners at 7 p.m.

Another elimination game takes place Wednesday at 6 p.m.

Tournament resumes Friday with one-loss teams from the Iron Mountain and Gladstone area brackets meeting at 5 p.m. and the unbeatens playing at 7 p.m.

District games continue through the weekend, with the championship slated for Monday, July 14, at 6 p.m. The district champion advances to the state tournament beginning July 18.