Post 15 baseball to host Water Carnival Legion Tournament
As part of the 73rd Annual Northwest Water Carnival festivities, the Detroit Lakes American Legion Post 15 baseball team hosts five teams from Thursday until Sunday.
The tournament kicks off Thursday versus Aberdeen, S.D. at 8 p.m.
From there, the next three days are jam-packed with four games a day taking place at Washington Ballpark.
Detroit Lakes plays in the late games throughout the tournament.
It takes on Park Center at 8:15 p.m. on Friday and Armstrong at the same time Saturday night.
Post 15 closes out the tournament with two on Sunday - taking on Moorhead at 5 p.m. and East Grand Forks at 7:00 p.m.
Leading Post 15 into the tournament is outfielder Ben Magnuson who comes in with a team-high .394 batting average and 19 RBIs, and second baseman Conner McLeod with a team leading 22 RBIs.
McLeod's .385 batting average is second best for the squad.
Water Carnival Tournament Schedule (all games at Washington Ballpark)
Aberdeen vs. Detroit Lakes
11:00 a.m. East Grand Forks vs. Moorhead
1:15 p.m. Moorhead vs. Armstrong
3:45 p.m. Armstrong vs. East Grand Forks
6:00 p.m. Aberdeen vs. Park
8:15 p.m. Park Center vs. Detroit Lakes
11:00 p.m. Armstong vs. Aberdeen
1:15 p.m. Park Center vs. Moorhead
3:45 p.m. East Grand Forks vs. Park Center
6:00 p.m. Aberdeen vs. East Grand Forks
8:15 p.m. Armstrong vs. Detroit Lakes
10:00 p.m. Park Center vs. Armstrong
3:00 p.m. Moorhead vs. Aberdeen
5:00 p.m. Moorhead vs. Detroit Lakes
7:00 p.m. East Grand Forks vs. Detroit Lakes.