BASEBALL: Region tournament postponed to Saturday

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Landmark News Service

The 5th Region Baseball Tournament, plagued by weather issues this week, now will have its championship game at 4 p.m. Saturday at Ron Myers Field at Elizabethtown High School.

Defending region champion Central Hardin (30-9) is facing LaRue County (29-9) in the final. The game started Thursday night and was scoreless with one out in the top of the second inning when lightning and rain hit. The game will be picked up Saturday where it left off.

Play was postponed Tuesday as well. The tournament originally was scheduled to end Wednesday night.

The tournament winner plays at 11 a.m. Monday against South Warren at Whitaker Bank Park in Lexington.