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Little League crowns round-robin tourney winners; All-star tournaments up next

Posted on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 4:00 pm

The Lynchburg Little League held a round-robin tournament as the 2014 season wound down. Winners included the Marlins (Kid Pitch), the Royals (Coach Pitch) and the Dodgers (Tee Ball). This year’s Tee Ball All Stars will host the district Little League tournament beginning this Saturday at the Metro Lynchburg/Moore County Park. The 9-10-year-old Kid Pitch All Stars and the 7-and-8-year-old Coach Pitch All Stars will also be hosting the district tournament.

Tournaments begin in Lynchburg on Saturday and continue here through June 26, barring any changes due to weather. Each tournament is double elimination.

Tee Ball

Lynchburg’s Tee Ball team will play Tullahoma Black at 10 a.m. Saturday on Field 2. Estill Springs plays Huntland at 10 a.m. on Field 1 and Winchester Red will face Tullahoma Cardinal on Field 1 at 11:15 a.m.

The Estill Springs/Huntland winner will play Winchester Blue at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday. The Lynchburg/Tullahoma Black winner will face the Winchester Red/Tullahoma Cardinal winner at 1:30 p.m. Saturday. A loser’s bracket game is set for 1:45 p.m.

The tournament will then continue at 6 p.m. on Monday. The championship game is set for 8 p.m. on Tuesday.

7- 8-year-olds

The tournament opens at 10 a.m. on June 21 in Lynchburg, with Tullahoma Black playing Winchester. Lynchburg’s 7-and-8-year-old All Stars take the field at 11:15 a.m. against Estill Springs. Cowan will meet Tullahoma White at 12:30 p.m.

Huntland awaits the Tullahoma Black/Winchester winner at 1:45 p.m., while the Lynchburg/Estill Springs winner will play the Cowan/Tullahoma White winner at 3 p.m. A loser’s bracket game is on tap at 4:15 p.m.

The tournament continues at 1 p.m. on Sunday, June 22. The championship game is set for 8 p.m. on Monday, June 23 with an ‘if-necessary’ game scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 24.

9- 10-year-olds

There are only five teams in this tournament.

On Saturday, June 21, Winchester and Tullahoma kick off this tournament at 10 a.m. Lynchburg and Estill Springs will square off at noon. Huntland will get the Winchester/Tullahoma winner at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 22.

The tourney resumes on Monday, June 23 and is slated to wrap up on Wednesday, June 25.

10- 11-year-olds

In Tullahoma, Winchester and Huntland play at 4 p.m. on June 21; Estill Springs and Tullahoma play at 6 p.m. There are only four teams in this tournament and Lynchburg does not have a team in the 10-and-11-year-old division.

The championship is scheduled for 7 p.m. on June 25.

11- 12-year-olds

Playing in Tullahoma and not scheduled to start until after the July 4 holiday, this tournament features five teams. Lynchburg will open play on Saturday, July 5 at 10 a.m. against Estill Springs. Tullahoma and Huntland will play at noon.

Winchester will face the Lynchburg/Estill Springs winner at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 6. A loser’s bracket game is planned for 4 p.m. on July 6 also. The tournament will resume at 6 p.m. on Monday, July 7 and is expected to conclude at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 9 in Tullahoma.