Wilton Junior Legion team faces Hamden in states

The Wilton Junior American Legion 17U baseball team will host Hamden in a state tournament game Saturday at noon at Wilton High School.

Wilton is seeded eighth and Hamden 17th in the state tournament's Southern Division.

The winner advances to meet either 16th-seed Westbrook or ninth-seed Oakville in the second round of the single-elimination tournament on Sunday at a 1. Wilton would host that game if it gets past Hamden.

Wilton ended the regular season in third place in Zone 4 with a 17-10 record. Hamden finished third in Zone 2 with a 12-12 record.