Finally, play is getting under way in the high school baseball regional tournaments involving area teams.
Miami faces Oologah today at 2:30 p.m. in a first-round game at Grove. The Ridgerunners and Fort Gibson square off in the noon opener.
Play resumes Saturday and the “if necessary” game will be Sunday “if all the coaches agree,” Miami coach Chris Mercer said. A start time will be determined later.
The 3A tournament at Sperry won't start until 3 p.m., when Wyandotte tackles the hosts. Caney Valley and Adair play at 5 p.m. The winners meet at 7 p.m. while the losers play at 9 p.m.
Play at Ketchum in a 2A regional then has been pushed back an hour. The first game, pitting Pocola and Ketchum, now starts at 2:30 p.m. Commerce and Fairland square off at about 4:30 p.m.
Today's other two games will be at 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.