McLOUD — Thursday’s opening round of the McLoud Tournament was pushed back a day because of rain.

Dale (9-1) will contest Poteau at 12:30 p.m. at Tuttle. Byng will meet Tuttle at 3 p.m. The two opening-round losers will collide at 5:30 with the two winners squaring off at 8.

“We’re playing really good, pitching and hitting well.” Dale coach Jerry Sanford said.

McLoud (4-6) is scheduled to meet Latta at 12:30 with Blanchard and Perkins playing at 3 . Both games are at McLoud.

The two losers would meet at 5:30 with the two winners going at 8.

The tournament is scheduled to wrap up Saturday.