Niles wraps up pool play today at World Series

Published 8:57 pm Thursday, August 16, 2007

By By SCOTT NOVAK / Niles Daily Star
NILES – The Niles All-Stars will finish up pool play in the Senior League World Series tonight in Bangor, Maine.
Niles (1-2) will take on undefeated Texas East in the final game of pool play.
Texas East (3-0) has already locked up a spot in the semifinals on Friday.
Hawaii in the other pool has also earned a spot in the semifinals.
New Jersey and defending champion Venezuela are both 2-1 in Pool B. They face each other today at 1 p.m.
In Pool A, Canada is 2-1, while Saipan is 2-2 and Georgia 1-2.
Canada faced Georgia this morning at 10, while Saipan has finished up pool play.
In today's other game, host Brewer (Maine) will take on Hawaii at 5 p.m.
The winner of the New Jersey-Venezuela game today will advance to the semifinals on Friday from Pool B.
If Canada defeats Georgia today it will advance to the semifinals.