By Keith McShea
UPDATE: The tournament was called off on Saturday afternoon. It will not be rescheduled.
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Depew softball's 17th annual Wildcat Tournament has been moved from Saturday to Sunday. Coach Dan Seelig announced the change today after consulting the weather forecast.
The one-day event, which features two separate brackets of eight teams each at Walden Pond Park, is now scheduled to begin with games at 10:30 a.m.
Games are also scheduled for 12:15, 2 (loser's bracket games) and 3:45 p.m., with the championship games set for 5:30.
Last year's champions were Clarence and Hamburg (both of which went on to win sectional championships with Hamburg winning the Class A state title).
The complete schedule:
Clarence vs. Sacred Heart, 10:30 Diamond 7
Niagara-Wheatfield vs. Williamsville South, 12:15 Diamond 7
Immaculata vs. Williamsville North, 10:30 Diamond 6
V-Fairport vs. Kenmore West, 12:15 Diamond 6
Semifinal: Diamond 7 winners, 3:45 p.m. at Diamond 7
Semifinal: Diamond 16 winners, 3:45 p.m. at Diamond 16
Championship at Diamond 6, 5:30 p.m.
TBA vs. West Seneca West, 10:30 Diamond 5
Nichols vs. TBA, 12:15 Diamond 5
Frontier vs. St. Mary's, 10:30 Diamond 4
Depew vs. Eden, 12:15 Diamond 4
Semifinal: Diamond 5 winners, 3:45 p.m. at Diamond 5
Semifinal: Diamond 4 winners, 3:45 p.m. at Diamond 4
Championship at Diamond 4, 5:30 p.m.
Note: Nardin and Dunkirk dropped out of the tournament and there will be