Two area teams in major Falls tourney

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 27 July 2018 at 8:15 am

Two area teams, The AnJo u16 Bombers and the Niagara Nationals, will be competing in the Battle at the Falls baseball tournament this weekend.

Some 24 teams from all around New York State and Ontario will be competing in the tournament.

Competition gets underway at 6 p.m. this evening as the Bombers face the Warriors at the Town of Niagara Field and the Nationals will take on the Brighton Barons at Cambria Town Park.

Preliminary round competition continues on Saturday.

The Bombers will face the Toronto Cardinals at 9 a.m. at Sal Maglie Stadium and the Hoosick Valley Ragers ar 2 p.m. at NCCC.

The Nationals will take on the Burlington Bulls ar 11:30 a.m. at NCCC and the Warriors at 4:30 p.m. at Sal Maglie Stadium.

The Consolation and playoff rounds will be held on Sunday beginning at 9 a.m. in two divisions, the Cal Ripken Jr. and the Ken Griffey Jr.