Starting Sunday, Marysville’s Junior Legion baseball team will vie for a return trip to the state tournament.
Marysville has the top seed at 12-9 overall. Though six other teams will open the zone tournament at Cleo Feldhausen Field on Saturday, Marysville starts at 2:45 p.m. Sunday against the winner between No. 5 Oskaloosa and No. 4 Alma. The Juniors are 1-1 against Oskaloosa. Also in the tournament at No. 3 Hiawatha, No. 6 Leavenworth, No. 7 Clay Center and No. 2 Topeka. The Topeka team has an automatic entry into state because it will be the A tournament hosts June 24-28 at Lake Shawnee, Topeka.