Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association

Rainy weather disrupts high school playoffs especially baseball, softball

Rainy weather disrupts high school playoffs especially baseball, softball

This week’s rainy weather has played havoc with state playoffs, especially in baseball and softball where many games were postponed and officials are trying to find ways to finish the regional playoffs in time for Tuesday’s state semifinals.

Weather delays have also upset the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association baseball and golf playoffs as well as the state track and tennis regional finals.

According to the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association web site, which oversees the state public school playoffs, 20 softball sectional finals were scheduled for Friday. Those games should have been completed Wednesday with regional finals taking place today....

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