LINCOLN -- The Heartland Athletic Conference Baseball Tournament started play Friday with a different format. Instead of double-elimination, the tournament is a single-elimination format and will be played at Sherman Field Friday and Saturday. Top-seed Lincoln North Star and Lincoln High play at 3pm Friday, followed by Lincoln Northeast and Grand Island at 5pm. The Northeast/GI winner plays the North Star/LHS winner Saturday at noon. Saturday morning, Lincoln East and Lincoln Southwest play at 10am, followed by Lincoln Southeast and Fremont Bergan at 2pm. The East/LSW winner and LSE/Bergan winner will play at 4pm Saturday. The winner of the games at noon and 4pm will then play for the conference championship at a later date and site determined between both teams.