Varsity roundup: Calvert Hall rallies to reach MIAA A baseball final
From Sun staff reports|
May 16, 2015 | 4:07 AM
No. 2 Calvert Hall (23-9) scored four runs in the bottom of the seventh to beat No. 7 Mount Saint Joseph, 14-13, in Game 9 of the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference baseball tournament.
The Cardinals (23-9) advance to Sunday's championship against No. 1 Archbishop Spalding at 5 p.m. at Ripken Stadium.
The Gaels finished at 18-11.
No. 5 Severna Park 5, Southern 4: Kody Milton hit a home run and Andrew Anawalt went 2-for-3 as the host Falcons (19-4) beat the Seahawks (12-6) in a Class 4A East region final.
Severna Park faces No. 15 Perry Hall, an 8-1 winner over Paint Branch, in the state semifinals.
No. 13 Boys' Latin 8, Severn 1: Justin Ward allowed three hits and threw 12 strikeouts as the Lakers (21-2) moved on to the MIAA B Conference championship game against St. Mary's on Sunday at Ripken Stadium at 1:30 p.m.
The game will be a rematch of the teams that tied for first place in the conference with 17-1 regular-season league records. Boys' Latin won the first meeting, 4-2, and the Saints won the last two. St. Mary's advanced to the championship game with a 6-5 win over Boys' Latin on Wednesday.
North Harford 1, Westminster 0: The Hawks (14-6) won their third Class 3A North regional championship in the past four years behind the shutout by Sean Bowling.
Bowling scattered four hits while striking out 11.Luke Johnson (3-for-3) hit the game-winning home run to lead off the bottom of the sixth inning.
North Harford advances to Tuesday's Class 3A state semifinals at Joe Cannon Stadium.
No. 4 C. Milton Wright 13, Westminster 2: A pair of two-run home runs led the host Mustangs (19-3) to a second consecutive Class 3A North region title. C. Milton Wright won in 41/2 innings.
Jenny Lynch (2-for-2, three RBIs) homered in the first inning to right field, and Caroline Weimer hit hers to left field in the fourth. Weimer finished 3-for-4 with a single, ground-rule double, home run and five RBIs.
Morghan Fulton allowed just three hits for the win, striking out three. Emily Maseth took the loss. Maseth walked five, hit two batters and allowed nine hits.
Westminster (11-8) scratched out two runs in the fifth to avoid the shutout.