Tuesday, May 26, 2009

WPIAL baseball championships

Mother Nature doesn't appear co-operative at the moment, but two of the four WPIAL championship baseball games are scheduled for today at Consol Energy Park. The other two are tomorrow.

Tuesday's games
Class A
Carmichaels vs. Serra Catholic
These teams met in the WPIAL and PIAA semifinals a year ago with Carmichaels winning both. Mikes pitcher Joby Lapkowicz performs well in big games.
Winner: Carmichaels

Class AAA
Moon vs. Chartiers Valley
Proving the strength of Section 3, Moon and Chartiers Valley are in the title game while section champion Hopewell plays Trinity in the third-place game.
Winner: Moon

Wednesday's games
Class AA
North Catholic vs. Shady Side Academy
Coming off an appearance in the PIAA basketball championships, North Catholic is looking to add to a strong year with another WPIAL title. Shady Side Academy has not lost to a Class AA opponent.
Winner: Shady Side Academy

Class AAAA
North Allegheny vs. Pine-Richland
The two Section 1 heavyweights have been the best teams in the classification throughout the year. Each features Division I talent and they split the regular season series.
Winner: Pine-Richland


Anonymous said...

All games for today are rained out until Thursday.

Anonymous said...

Good Luck to the Carmichaels Mikes and Coach Bates whose Mom passed away on Sunday