East Region 9-10 softball championships begin Saturday, Aug. 8 in West Pittston

Staff reports | August 5th, 2015 12:45 pm

WEST PITTSTON — West Pittston Little League and District 16/31 will play host to the 2015 9-10 Softball East Region Championships beginning Saturday, Aug. 8.

The following teams will participate for a chance to go to the Little League World Series: Biddeford Little League (Maine), St. Albans Little League (Vermont), West Port Little League (Connecticut), Cranston National Budlong Little League (Rhode Island), Peabody Tanners Little League (Massachusetts), Canal Little League (Delaware), Sharpsburg Little League (Maryland), Wallington Little League (New Jersey), Monroe Woodbury Little League (New York) and Morrisville Little League (Pennsylvania).

The 10 teams compete in a pool play format from Saturday through Wednesday, Aug. 12. Semifinals will be played on Thursday, Aug. 13 while consolation and championship games will be played on Friday, Aug. 14.

Four games will be played on Saturday, Aug. 8 to open the tournament. Games begin at 8 a.m. on Sundays with the final game being played at 2:30 p.m.

The West Pittston Little League Complex is located at 200 Sixth St., West Pittston.

For a complete list of game times and more information visit www.padistrict16-31.com.

Staff reports

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