Babe Ruth tourney here

Altoona’s Seitz Field will be the site of a Babe Ruth Baseball District 8 tournament over the holiday.

The four-team, double-elimination tournament for ages 15 and under will begin Wednesday with two games — West End faces Mifflin County at 5 p.m., and host Altoona takes on Keystone at 8 p.m.

Three games are scheduled for Thursday with the championship set for Friday.

The winner of the tournament will advance to the state tournament in Upper Darby on July 12-17.

Altoona will also be sending a 13-and-under team to a district tournament in Williamsport beginning Thursday, and Altoona will also have a team in the 14-and-under tournament in Milroy, which begins Friday.

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