Carbon Babe Ruth playoffs this weekend
The Carbon County Junior Babe Ruth playoffs will get underway on Friday.
The Jim Thorpe Bruins captured the National League Division championship and the Franklin Patriots won the American League Division championship. They will be the top two seeds for the eight-team single-elimination tournament.
The championship game will be played on Monday, June 28 at Christman Field in Franklin Township.
Friday, June 25
#1 Jim Thorpe Bruins vs. #8 Lansford Delrose Awards at Jim Thorpe High School, 5:45 p.m.
#2 Franklin Twp. Patriots vs. #7 Towamensing Orioles at Franklin Twp., 5:45 p.m.
#3 Franklin Twp. Colonels vs. #6 Lansford Elk at Franklin Twp., 7:30 p.m.
#4 Lansford Krajcirik's vs. #5 Jim Thorpe Royals at Lansford, 5:45
Saturday, June 26
Semifinal games at fields of higher seeded teams
Monday, June 28
Championship game at Franklin Twp., 5:45 p.m.