Prescott Little League title goes to Ortho; District Tourneys kick off Friday
Originally Published: June 6, 2013 7:54 a.m.
Little League baseball's postseason kicks into high gear later this week in Yavapai County, as the District 10 Majors and Minors tournaments get under way in Cottonwood.Held at Riverfront Park off East River Front Road, the single-elimination District Tournament of Champions for the Majors (ages 10-12) kicks off at 5:30 p.m. Friday when Chino Valley battles Williams and Bagdad faces host Verde Valley.The District Tournament of Champions for the Minors (ages 8-11) is also single elimination and opens Friday at Riverfront Park with Camp Verde vs. Verde Valley at 5:15 p.m. on Field No. 3.As for the District 10 double-elimination Little League All-Star tournaments, they will commence June 22 with the 9-10 tourney at Riverfront Park in Cottonwood and the 10-11 tourney in Camp Verde. Game times are TBA for both.On June 28, the Juniors All-Star tournament for ages 13 and 14 will begin at the Dewey-Humboldt Little League fields. Game times are also TBA. The Seniors All-Star state tournament for ages 15 and 16 opens in mid-July in Dewey-Humboldt.On July 5, the Chino Valley Little League fields will play host to the 11-12 All-Star tournament. Times are TBA.As for Little League softball, the District 10 Majors Tournament of Champions starts this Friday in Cottonwood. The Minors Tournament of Champions begins Saturday in Cottonwood. Times are TBA.The District 10 softball All-Star tournament for those ages 9 and 10 as well as the 11-12 All-Star tourney open June 22 in Cottonwood. Times are TBA.Schedules for these tournaments are as follows:BASEBALLDistrict 10 Tourn. of ChampionsMajorsAt Riverfront Park in CottonwoodFriday's Games Bagdad vs. Verde Valley, 5:30 p.m. Williams vs. Chino Valley, 5:30 p.m. Sedona vs. Prescott Valley, 7:45 p.m. Wickenburg vs. Prescott, 7:45 p.m.Saturday's Games Dewey-Humboldt vs. Bagdad-Verde Valley winner, 4 p.m. Camp Verde vs. Williams-Chino Valley winner, 4 p.m. Semifinals, 6:30 p.m.Sunday's Game Championship, 4 p.m.District 10 Tournament of ChampionsMinorsAt Riverfront Park in CottonwoodFriday's Games Camp Verde vs. Verde Valley, 5:15 p.m. (Field 3) Prescott Valley vs. Dewey-Humboldt, 7:30 p.m. (Field 3)Saturday's Games Sedona vs. Prescott Valley/Dewey-Humboldt winner, 4 p.m. (Field 3) Prescott (Patriot Disposal) vs. Camp Verde-Verde Valley winner, 6:30 p.m. (Field 3)Sunday's Game Championship, 2 p.m. (Field 3)9-10 All-Star Tournamentfor District 10 Starts June 22 at Riverfront Park in Cottonwood with Prescott, Bagdad, Camp Verde, Williams, Wickenburg, Sedona, Prescott Valley, Verde Valley, Chino Valley and Dewey-Humboldt competing10-11 All-Star Tournamentfor District 10 Starts June 22 at Camp Verde with Prescott, Verde Valley and Camp Verde competingJuniors All-Star Tournamentfor District 10 Starts June 28 at Dewey-Humboldt with Prescott, Bagdad, Dewey-Humboldt, Verde Valley, Prescott Valley, Camp Verde, Williams and Chino Valley competing11-12 All-Star Tournamentfor District 10 Starts July 5 at Chino Valley for Prescott, Verde Valley, Chino Valley, Williams, Prescott Valley, Bagdad, Camp Verde, Wickenburg and Dewey-Humboldt competingSOFTBALLDistrict 10 Tourn. of Champions Majors Starts this Friday and runs through Sunday in CottonwoodDistrict 10 Tourn. of ChampionsMinors Starts this Saturday and ends Sunday in Cottonwood with Wickenburg, Prescott Valley and host Verde Valley competing9-10 All-Star Tourn. for District 10 Starts June 22 in Cottonwood with Bagdad, Prescott Valley and host Verde Valley competing11-12 All-Star Tourn. for District 10 Starts June 22 in Cottonwood with host Verde Valley, Williams, Camp Verde, Prescott Valley and Bagdad competing