2017 N.C. Sr. Legion Playoffs

Area I

East Division

First Round

(Best of 3)

#1 Pitt County Post 39 (19-4), #2 Wilson Post 13 (9-4) – byes

#3 Wayne County Post 11 (11-9) vs. #7 Ahoskie Post 102 (x-x)

#4 Edenton Post 40 (x-x) vs. #5 Kinston Post 43 (x-x)

#6 Farmville Post 151 (x-xx) opted out of playoffs

Saturday, July 1

Wayne County d. Ahoskie

Wayne County d. Ahoskie (Wayne wins series 2-0)

Edenton d. Kinston (Edenton leads series 1-0)

Sunday, July 2

Edenton d. Kinston (Edenton wins series 2-0)

Semifinals

(Best of 3)

Wednesday, July 5

Wilson 9, Wayne County 7 (Wilson leads series 1-0)

Thursday, July 6

Wayne County 14, Wilson 2 (7) (Series tied 1-1)

Pitt County 10, Edenton 9

Pitt County 12, Edenton 1 (Pitt wins series 2-0)

Friday, July 7

Wilson 13, Wayne County 8 (Wilson wins series 2-1)

Final

(Best of 5)

Sunday, July 9

Pitt County 11, Wilson 4 (Pitt leads series 1-0)

Monday, July 10

Pitt County 9, Wilson 4 (Pitt leads series 2-0)

Tuesday, July 11

Pitt County 8, Wilson 7 (Pitt wins series 3-0)

West Division
Semifinals
(Best of 5)

#1 Garner Nationals vs. #4 Rocky Mount Post 58

#2 Apex Post 124 vs. #3 Cary Post 67

Monday, July 3

Garner 11, Rocky Mount 1 (Garner leads series 1-0)

Apex 13, Cary 3 (7) (Apex leads series 1-0)

Tuesday, July 4

Rocky Mount 8, Garner 3 (Series tied 1-1)

Apex d. Cary (Apex leads series 2-0)

Wednesday, July 5

Garner 12, Rocky Mount 3 (Garner leads series 2-1)

Apex 8, Cary 3 (Apex wins series 3-0)

Thursday, July 6

Garner 14, Rocky Mount 3 (Garner wins series 3-1)

Final

(Best of 5)

Sunday, July 9

Garner 7, Apex 6 (Garner leads series 1-0)

Monday, July 10

Apex 9, Garner 7 (Series tied 1-1)

Tuesday, July 11

Garner 7, Apex 0 (Garner leads series 2-1)

Wednesday, July 12

Garner 15, Apex 2 (7) (Garner wins series 3-1)

Area I Final

(Single game, for seeding only)

Sunday, July 16

Pitt County 12, Garner 0 (7) (Pitt wins Area I title)

Area II

First Round

(Best of 3)

#1 Wilmington and #2 Hope Mills – byes

#3 Wallace vs. #6 Whiteville

#4 Jacksonville vs. #5 Laney

Friday, July 7

Whiteville 5, Wallace 2 (Whiteville leads series 1-0)
Jacksonville 7, Laney 6 (Jacksonville leads series 1-0)

Saturday, July 8

Whiteville 15, Wallace 1 (7) (Whiteville wins series 2-0)

Jacksonville 13, Laney 3 (7) (Jacksonville wins series 2-0)

Semifinals

(Best of 3, winners to state tournament)

Tuesday, July 11

Wilmington 5, Whiteville 4 (13) (Wilmington leads series 1-0)

Hope Mills 19, Jacksonville 0 (7) (Hope Mills leads series 1-0)

Wednesday, July 12

Wilmington 6, Whiteville 3 (Wilmington wins series 2-0)

Hope Mills 22, Jacksonville 0 (7) (Hope Mills wins series 2-0)

Area II Final

(Best of 3, for seeding)

Saturday, July 15

Wilmington at Hope Mills, rain

Sunday, July 16

Wilmington 2, Hope Mills 1

Wilmington 4, Hope Mills 3 (Wilmington wins series 2-0)

Area III

First Round

(Best of 3)

#6 SD Mooresville vs. #3 ND Greensboro

#5 SD Kannapolis vs. #4 ND Winston-Salem

#5 ND Kernersville vs. #4 SD Mocksville-Davie

#6 ND High Point vs. #3 SD Stanly Co.

#7 ND Davidson County vs. #2 SD Concord

       

#1 SD = Rowan County (24-1), #2 ND = Randolph County (20-7), #3 ND = Eastern Randolph – byes

Saturday, July 1

Mocksville 5, Kernersville 1 (Mocksville leads series 1-0)

Mooresville 10, Greensboro 2 (Mooresville leads series 1-0)

Sunday, July 2

Davidson County 12, Concord 10

Concord 12, Davidson County 1 (series tied 1-1)

Winston-Salem 3, Kannapolis 1

Kannapolis 6, Winston-Salem 2 (series tied 1-1)

High Point 19, Stanly County 4 (High Point leads series 1-0)

Mocksville 10, Kernersville 8 (Mocksville wins series 2-0)

Mooresville 12, Greensboro 9 (Mooresville wins series 2-0)

Monday, July 3

High Point 6, Stanly County 5 (High Point wins series 2-0)

Davidson County 8, Concord 3 (Davidson wins series 2-1)

Winston-Salem d. Kannapolis (Winston wins series 2-1)

Quarterfinals (best of 5)

Tuesday, July 4

Randolph County 10, Mocksville 0 (Randolph leads series 1-0)

Davidson County 4, Mooresville 3 (Davidson leads series 1-0)

Eastern Randolph 5, High Point 2 (ER leads series 1-0)

Rowan County 4, Winston-Salem 3 (Rowan leads series 1-0)

Wednesday, July 5

Randolph County 6, Mocksville 4 (Randolph leads series 2-0)

Davidson County 11, Mooresville 7 (Davidson leads series 2-0)

High Point 6, Eastern Randolph 3 (Series tied 1-1)

Rowan County 16, Winston-Salem 2 (7) (Rowan leads series 2-0)

Thursday, July 6

Randolph County 9, Mocksville 1 (Randolph wins series 3-0)

Davidson County 9, Mooresville 2 (Davidson wins series 3-0)

High Point 10, Eastern Randolph 3 (High Point leads series 2-1)

Rowan County 15, Winston-Salem 3 (7) (Rowan wins series 3-0)

Friday, July 7

High Point 6, Eastern Randolph 5 (High Point wins series 3-1)

Semifinals (best-of-5, winners to state tournament)

Monday, July 10

Randolph County 8, Davidson County 1 (Randolph leads series 1-0)

Rowan County 13, High Point 0 (7) (Rowan leads series 1-0)

Tuesday, July 11

Randolph County 11, Davidson County 1 (7) (Randolph leads series 2-0)

Rowan County 8, High Point 5 (Rowan leads series 2-0)

Wednesday, July 12

Randolph County 10, Davidson County 0 (Randolph wins 3-0)

Rowan County 9, High Point 3 (Rowan wins 3-0)

Area III Final (best-of-3, seeding only)

Saturday, July 15

Rowan County 6, Randolph County 5 (Rowan leads 1-0)

Sunday, July 16

Randolph County 16, Rowan County 15 (Series tied 1-1)

Monday, July 17

Randolph County 8, Rowan County 3 (Randolph wins series 2-1)

Area IV

First round (best of 5, July 1–5)

West-1 (Cherryville 21-3) vs. East-8 (Kings Mountain 3-14)

East-4 (Gastonia 11-7) vs. West-5 (Burke County 8-9)

East-2 (Gaston Braves 14-4) vs. West-7 (Rutherford County 7-9)

West-3 (Caldwell County 9-7) vs. East-6 (Mint Hill 8-10)

East-1 (Union County 15-1) vs. West-8 (Hickory 8-14)

West-4 (Asheville 8-8) vs. East-5 (Lincoln County 9-10)

West-2 (Taylorsville 13-3-1) vs. East-7 (Maiden 5-15)

East-3 (Shelby 13-5) vs. West-6 (Henderson County 11-10)

Saturday, July 1

Cherryville 2, Kings Mountain 0 (2, susp.)

Gastonia 2, Burke County 0 (5, susp.)

Rutherford County at Gaston Braves, rain

Caldwell County 7, Mint Hill 3 (5, susp.)

Hickory at Union County, rain

Asheville 0, Lincoln County 0 (2, susp.)

Maiden at Taylorsville, rain

Shelby 2, Henderson County 1 (5, susp.)

Sunday, July 2

Cherryville 11, Kings Mountain 0 (7) (Cherryville leads series 1-0)

Gastonia 4, Burke County 2 (Gastonia leads series 1-0)

Gaston Braves 5, Rutherford County 4 (Braves lead series 1-0)

Caldwell County 9, Mint Hill 6

Mint Hill 8, Caldwell County 0 (Series tied 1-1)

Hickory 12, Union County 2 (7) (Hickory leads series 1-0)

Asheville 8, Lincoln County 5 (Asheville leads series 1-0)

Taylorsville 9, Maiden 2 (Taylorsville leads series 1-0)

Shelby 12, Henderson County 1 (7) (Shelby leads series 1-0)

Monday, July 3

Cherryville 12, Kings Mountain 1 (7) (Cherryville leads series 2-0)

Gastonia 6, Burke County 4 (Gastonia leads series 2-0)

Gaston Braves 5, Rutherford County 1 (Braves lead series 2-0)

Mint Hill at Caldwell County, rain

Union County 5, Hickory 4 (11) (Series tied 1-1)

Asheville 13, Lincoln County 3 (Asheville leads series 2-0)

Taylorsville 4, Maiden 1 (Taylorsville leads series 2-0)

Shelby 17, Henderson County 4 (7) (Shelby leads series 2-0)

Tuesday, July 4

Kings Mountain 4, Cherryville 3 (Cherryville leads series 2-1)

Gastonia 8, Burke County 6 (Gastonia wins series 3-0)

Rutherford County 6, Gaston Braves 3 (Braves lead series 2-1)

Mint Hill 5, Caldwell County 3

Caldwell County 16, Mint Hill 2 (Series tied 2-2)

Union County 8, Hickory 0 (Union leads 2-1)

Lincoln County 5, Asheville 3 (Asheville leads series 2-1)

Taylorsville by forfeit over Maiden (Taylorsville wins series 3-0)

Shelby 8, Henderson County 0 (Shelby wins series 3-0)

Wednesday, July 5

Cherryville 16, Kings Mountain 1 (7) (Cherryville wins series 3-1)

Gaston Braves 16, Rutherford County 8 (Braves win series 3-1)

Mint Hill 13, Caldwell County 8 (Mint Hill wins series 3-2)

Union County 11, Hickory 8 (Union wins series 3-1)

Asheville 11, Lincoln County 3 (Asheville wins series 3-1)

Quarterfinals (best-of-5): July 6–11

Thursday, July 6

Cherryville 10, Gastonia 5 (Cherryville leads series 1-0)

Mint Hill 5, Gaston Braves 3 (Mint Hill leads series 1-0)

Union County 9, Asheville 3 (Union leads series 1-0)

Shelby 8, Taylorsville 5 (11) (Shelby leads series 1-0)

Friday, July 7

Cherryville 6, Gastonia 2 (Cherryville leads series 2-0)

Gaston Braves 15, Mint Hill 4 (Series tied 1-1)

Union County 12, Asheville 6 (Union leads series 2-0)

Shelby 9, Taylorsville 4 (Shelby leads series 2-0)

Saturday, July 8

Gastonia at Cherryville, rain

Mint Hill at Gaston Braves, rain

Union County 7, Asheville 6 (Union wins series 3-0)

Taylorsville 5, Shelby 2 (Shelby leads series 2-1)

Sunday, July 9

Gastonia 7, Cherryville 6 (Cherryville leads series 2-1)

Mint Hill 7, Gaston Braves 3 (Mint Hill leads series 2-1)

Shelby 3, Taylorsville 1 (Shelby wins series 3-1)

Monday, July 10

Cherryville 5, Gastonia 2 (Cherryville wins series 3-1)

Gaston Braves 11, Mint Hill 0 (Series tied 2-2)

Tuesday, July 11

Gaston Braves 12, Mint Hill 11 (11) (Braves win series 3-2)

Semifinals (best-of-5, winners to state tournament): July 12–16

Wednesday, July 12

Gaston Braves 19, Cherryville 5 (Braves lead 1-0)

Union County 13, Shelby 12 (Union leads 1-0)

Thursday, July 13

Cherryville 4, Gaston Braves 3 (Series tied 1-1)

Shelby 7, Union County 2 (Series tied 1-1)

Friday, July 14

Cherryville 7, Gaston Braves 6 (Cherryville leads series 2-1)

Shelby at Union County, rain

Saturday, July 15

Cherryville 16, Gaston Braves 7 (Cherryville wins series 3-1)

Shelby 14, Union County 3 (7)

Shelby 4, Union County 3 (7) (Shelby wins series 3-1)

Final (single game, for seeding)

Monday, July 17

Cherryville 8, Shelby 2 (Cherryville wins Area IV)

N.C. state tournament at Pitt Community College, Winterville, July 21–25

Host & Area I champion: Pitt County Post 39 (25-4)

Area I runner-up: Garner Nationals (24-5)

Area II champion: Wilmington Post 10 (23-3)

Area II runner-up: Hope Mills Boosters (18-7)

Area III champion: Randolph County Post 45 (28-8)

Area III runner-up: Rowan County Post 342 (31-3)

Area IV champion: Cherryville Post 100 (31-6)

Area IV runner-up: Shelby Post 82 (22-8)

Friday, July 21

Game 1: Wilmington 5, Garner 4

Game 2: Randolph County 9, Shelby 5

Game 3: Rowan County 9, Cherryville 3

Game 4: Pitt County 6, Hope Mills 5

Saturday, July 22

Game 5: Garner 7, Cherryville 3 [Cherryville (31-8) eliminated]

Game 6: Hope Mills 13, Shelby 11 [Shelby (22-10) eliminated]

Game 7: Wilmington 12, Rowan County 11

Game 8: Randolph County 13, Pitt County 5

Sunday, July 23

Game 9: Rowan County 17, Hope Mills 3 (7) [Hope Mills (19-9) eliminated]

Game 10: Pitt County 17, Garner 7 (7) [Garner (25-7) eliminated]

Game 11: Randolph County 9, Wilmington 1 (top 4th, susp., rain)

Monday, July 24

Game 11: Randolph County 14, Wilmington 9

Game 12: Wilmington 9, Rowan County 8 [Rowan (33-5) eliminated]

Game 13: Randolph County 13, Pitt County 6 [Pitt (27-6) eliminated]

Tuesday, July 25

Game 14: Randolph County 16, Wilmington 2 (7)

Randolph County Post 45 (33-8) wins 2017 NC state title; Wilmington (26-5) runner-up

Southeast regional tournament at McCrary Park, Asheboro, Aug. 2–6

Host & NC Champion: Randolph County Post 45 (33-8)

NC runner-up: Wilmington Post 10 (26-5)

SC Champion: Florence Post 1 (38-2)

W. Va. Champion: Wheeling Post 1 (26-14)

Ky. Champion: Shelbyville Post 37 (23-7)

Ga. Champion: Covington Post 32 A’s (20-3)

Fla. Champion: Tallahassee Post 13 (21-7)

Ala. Champion: Troy Post 70 (30-6)

Wednesday, August 2

Game 1: Covington 6, Wheeling 2

Game 2: Florence 12, Shelbyville 1 (7)

Game 3: Randolph County 10, Troy 4

Game 4: Tallahassee 4, Wilmington 1

Thursday, August 3

Game 5: Troy 8, Wheeling 1 [Wheeling, W. Va. (26-16) eliminated]

Game 6: Wilmington 9, Shelbyville 1 [Shelbyville, Ky. (23-9) eliminated]

Game 7: Randolph County 4, Covington 0

Game 8: Tallahassee 1, Florence 0

Friday, August 4

Game 9: Wilmington 10, Covington 7 [Covington, Ga. (21-5) eliminated]

Game 10: Florence 11, Troy 1 (7) [Troy, Ala. (31-8) eliminated]

Game 11: Randolph County 5, Tallahassee 4

Saturday, August 5

Game 12: Tallahassee 10, Wilmington 7 [Wilmington (28-7) eliminated]

Game 13: Randolph County 1, Florence 0 [Florence, S.C. (40-4) eliminated]

Sunday, August 6

Game 14: Randolph County 15, Tallahassee 2 (7)

Randolph County (38-8) wins Southeast Regional; Tallahassee, Fla. (24-9), 2nd

World Series at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium, Shelby, Aug. 10–15

STARS DIVISION

Southeast – Randolph County Post 45 (38-8)

Mid-Atlantic – Hopewell, N.J., Post 339 (38-9)

Mid-South – Bryant, Ark., Post 298 (39-7)

Northwest – Lewiston, Idaho, Post 13 (39-11)

STRIPES DIVISION

Northeast – Shrewsbury, Mass., Post 397 (34-6)

Great Lakes – Midland, Mich., Post 165 (40-2)

Central Plains – Creighton Prep (Omaha), Neb., Post 1 (54-6)

Western – Henderson, Nev., Post 40 (54-7)

Thursday, August 10

Shrewsbury 3, Midland 2 (10)

Creighton 9, Henderson 1

Lewiston 4, Bryant 0

Randolph County 6, Hopewell 3

Friday, August 11

Creighton 6, Midland 3

(Legion officials shorten all remaining games to 7 innings, fearing adverse weather.)

Henderson 1, Shrewsbury 0

Saturday, August 12

Bryant 7, Hopewell 4

Randolph County 4, Lewiston 1

Creighton 3, Shrewsbury 1 (5th inn., susp. rain)

Sunday, August 13

Creighton 8, Shrewsbury 5 (Shrewsbury, Mass., finishes 35-8)

Midland 1, Henderson 0 (Midland, Mich., finishes 41-4)

Hopewell 7, Lewiston 5 (Hopewell, N.J., finishes 39-11; Lewiston, Idaho, 40-13)

Bryant 5, Randolph County 0

Monday, August 14

Henderson 7, Bryant 3 (9) (Bryant, Ark., finishes 41-9)

Creighton 2, Randolph County 1, bottom 1st, rain

Tuesday, August 15

Creighton 3, Randolph County 1 (Randolph County finishes 40-10)

Henderson 2, Creighton 1

HENDERSON, NEVADA (BASIC HS), POST 40 BLUE SOX (57-9) 2017 CHAMPION;

Creighton Prep (Omaha, Neb.) Post 1 (58-7) runner-up