Schedules Announced for 2018 Little League Baseball® Central Region Tournaments


The Central Region Headquarters of Little League® Baseball and Softball has announced the schedules for the 2018 Little League Baseball® Great Lakes and Midwest Region tournaments. Similar to last year, all of the games will be played this summer at the Grand Park Sports Campus in Westfield, Ind.

The tournaments will kick off on Sunday, August 5 at 10 a.m. with a Midwest Region match-up between Missouri and Minnesota, while Great Lakes Region action starts on Sunday, August 5 at 4 p.m. with Illinois taking on Michigan.

The tournaments conclude on Saturday, August 11 with the Midwest Championship Game at 11 a.m. and the Great Lakes Championship Game at 5 p.m. Each winner will represent its respective region in the 2018 Little League Baseball World Series in Williamsport, Pa., on August 16-26. All regional games will be broadcast by the ESPN family of networks.

Fans will be able to track tournament results on the new Central Region website at