Monday's rain forced the postponement of the Class AAA state softball semifinal. Bloomsburg will play Pine Grove today at 4 at the Drifton Complex in Hazleton.
The Bloomsburg High School softball team is two wins from a state championship. Yesterday in the Class AAA quarterfinals, the Panthers beat Delone Catholic 5-1 to improve their record to 17 and 8. On Monday Bloomsburg will play unbeaten Pine Grove in the semifinals at a site and time to be determined. Yesterday, Pine Grove beat Warrior Run 8-0.
The season ended Monday for the Central Columbia baseball team. The Bluejays lost to Lake Lehman 6-5 in a first round Class AAA state playoff game played at Hanover Area High School.
In softball, Bloomsburg advanced to the second round of the Class AAA state playoffs with a 2-1 win over Mid Valley in a game played at Central Columbia.
A sacrifice fly in the 7th inning was the difference as Danville lost to Selinsgrove yesterday 2-1 in the District 4 Quad A baseball final at Berwick. Danville will play Northwestern Lehigh next Friday in a first round state playoff game at Central Columbia.
Yesterday's AAA baseball final between Central Columbia and Montoursville was postponed. That game will be played tonight at Bowman Field in Williamsport starting at 6.
At noon today at Bowman Field, Millville plays Montgomery in the Class A District Championship game.
In softball yesterday, the District 4 AAA semifinals at the Moser Complex in Turbotville were postponed until today. Bloomsburg plays Loyalsock at 3. At 4:30 Central Columbia will play Warrior Run.
Two area baseball teams- Millville and Danville- will play District 4 championship games today at Bowman Field in Williamsport. At 3:30, Millville plays Montgomery in the Class A final. At 6:30, Danville will play Selinsgrove for the AAA championship.