American Legion baseball for 2019 will begin this week.
New Richmond and St. Croix Central will field Junior Legion and Senior Legion teams this summer, while Somerset will field a Junior Legion team.
The New Richmond Senior Legion team jumps right into action, playing this Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. The Seniors play at Altoona on Monday, before hosting Oakdale at 6 p.m. in a double-header Tuesday. The Seniors will play two games at Hudson on Wednesday, starting at 4:30 p.m.
The New Richmond Junior team gets started on Thursday, playing a double-header at Somerset, beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Both St. Croix Central teams start their season on Tuesday. The Senior team will host Spring Valley at 5:30 p.m. and the Junior team will play a double-header at Barron, also starting at 5:30 p.m. The Central Junior Legion team plays its first home game on Friday, hosting Prescott at 5:30 p.m.
Somerset’s season begins Tuesday, hosting Hudson at 5 p.m. in a double-header. Somerset will host New Richmond at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday.