Connie Mack WS championship bracket play starts tonight
FARMINGTON – The 2019 Connie Mack World Series championship bracket is all set.
The first two matchups (Nashville Knights/Cheyenne Post 6 and Frozen Ropes-Florence/Phenom Texas) will be at 5:15 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. tonight at Ricketts Park.
The next four games will be played all day today at Ricketts, ending with the 4-Corners Frackers taking on D-BAT Elite Griffis at 8 p.m. Monday.
The Colton Nighthawks, Southern California Renegades and Frozen Ropes-Florence all won their respective pools with 3-0 pool play records.
The championship bracket is a double-elimination format.
The losers of Games 1 and 2 will square off in the consolation side of the bracket at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Farmington Sports Complex, followed by the losers of Games 3 and 4 at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Farmington Sports Complex.
The Midland Redskins, who will face Frozen Ropes-Thornton at 10 a.m. Monday, eye a CMWS three-peat and their 16th title in program history.
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CMWS first-round games (at Ricketts Park)
Nashville Knights vs. Cheyenne Post 6, 5:15 p.m. tonight
Frozen Ropes-Florence vs. Phenom Texas, 7:30 p.m. tonight
Midland Redskins vs. Frozen Ropes-Thornton, 10 a.m. Monday
Colton Nighthawks vs. South Troy Dodgers, 1 p.m. Monday
Southern California Renegades vs. Florida Legends, 5:15 p.m. Monday
4-Corners Frackers vs. D-BAT Elite Griffis, 8 p.m. Monday
Matt Hollinshead covers sports for the Daily Times. He can reached at 505-564-4577 and on Twitter at @MattH_717.