State finals today and Saturday

Prep baseball and softball state title games will take place today and Saturday.

At Keizer’s Volcanoes Stadium, Grant Union takes on Roseburg’s Umpqua Valley Christian today at 1:30 p.m. in the Class 2A/1A baseball championship. The 3A state final follows at 5 p.m. when Tualatin’s Horizon Christian faces Pleasant Hill.

Yoncalla and Union/Cove kick off the run of state softball title games at 1 p.m. today with their 2A/1A final at Oregon State’s softball complex in Corvallis. Rainier and Dayton battle in the 3A final on the same field at 4 p.m.

On Saturday, Henley and Newport compete at 10 a.m. for the 4A baseball championship at Volcanoes Stadium. Bend High faces Sherwood at 1:30 p.m. for the 5A title, and Sheldon and Clackamas meet in the 6A final at 5 p.m.

Down in Corvallis on Saturday, Banks and Milton-Freewater’s McLoughlin High meet at 10 a.m. for top honors in 4A, Hillsboro’s Glencoe and North Medford are in the 6A final at 1 p.m., and Hermiston and Sandy play for the 5A championship at 1 p.m.

Tickets for all state finals cost $8 for adults and $5 for students.

— Bulletin staff report