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August 5, 2008

State champs enter Keeseville tourney

KEESEVILLE -- All-American Sports of Albany, the reigning state champion, will lead the field in the Annual Homer Marsha Modified Softball Tournament scheduled for this weekend in Keeseville.

The 12-team tournament gets under way at 9 a.m. Saturday with play at the Jaycee Park and VFW. Play in the double-elimination tourney will continue into the night Saturday and resume at 9 a.m. Sunday with the championship game slated to start at 4:30 p.m. Two former tournament champions also are in the field -- Shooter's of Yorktown, the 2007 winner, and Grady Dancer of Potsdam, the 2006 champion.

Brookie's of Keeseville, runner-up last year, is currently undefeated in the Keeseville Softball League. Loreman's, Finney Sports/Prays Market, AuSable Spirits, Sandy's Hair Hut are also from the Keeseville Softball League.

Pit Stop of Potsdam is the regular-season champion of the Town and Tavern league in St. Lawrence County while the

BFD Rangers is a top team from the Albany Firemen's League.

There will be a concession stand at the VFW in Keeseville with food and cold beverages be served all day.

Pairings

Jaycee Park

9 a.m.

The Pit Stop, Potsdam vs. Albany Fire, at Jaycee Park

Sandy's Hair Hut, AuSable Forks vs. Grady Dancer, Potsdam, at VFW

10:30 a.m.

Loreman's of Keeseville vs. Brookie's of Keeseville, at VFW

Shooters of Yorktown vs. Finney Sports/Pray's Market of Keeseville, at Jaycee Park

Noon

Pit Stop/Albany Fire winner vs. BFD Rangers of Albany, at VFW

Sandy's/Grady Dancer winner vs. All-American Sports of, at Jaycee Park

1:30 p.m.

Loreman's/Brookie's winner vs. Hometown Auto of Fort Covington, at Jaycee Park

Shooters/Finney's-Pray's winner vs. AuSable Spirits, at VFW



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