The Ninth Annual Wendy's Firecracker baseball tournament will begin Monday at Brighton High School field, 2260 E. 7600 South. The parings for the first round will be Alta-East at 9 a.m., Taylorsville-Orem at 11:30 a.m., Davis-Granger at 2 p.m. and Brighton-Hillcrest at 4:30.
The tournament will run four days and will be double elimination, said tournament director Bob Burkett. Six of the eight teams competing have winning records in Automotive League play this summer. Taylorsville is the defending champion.