The 2013 Little League District 1 Tournament begins Friday in Franklin with pool play for all three age divisions.
Games will be played at Jim Roberts Community Park. All age groups will play for a spot in their respective state tournaments next month in Prestonsburg.
The 11-12-year-old division will have five pool play games each day, beginning at 10 a.m. Friday with Warren County North vs. Bowling Green West. Ohio County and Logan County square off at noon, and Owensboro Southern and Franklin-Simpson play at 2 p.m.
East Daviess County faces Muhlenberg County at 4 p.m., followed by Bowling Green East vs. Warren County South at 6 p.m.
In the 11-year-old bracket, Franklin-Simpson and Warren County South start Friday’s action at noon in the first of four games. East Daviess meets Muhlenberg County at 2 p.m., while Owensboro Southern plays Logan County at 4 p.m. Warren County North faces Bowling Green East in the 6 p.m. nightcap.
The 9-10-year-old division will have five games each day, and Butler County and Muhlenberg County start the action at 10 a.m. Friday. Warren County South and East Daviess play at noon.
Those games are followed by Bowling Green East vs. Ohio County at 2 p.m., Franklin-Simpson vs. Warren County North at 4 p.m., and Bowling Green West vs. Owensboro South at 6 p.m.
The semifinals for the 11-12 and 11-year-old divisions will be at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tuesday, with the championship games Wednesday. The 9-10-year-olds will play their semifinals at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Wednesday, with the championship Thursday.
The state tournaments begin July 20 in Prestonsburg.