Cary Post 67 hit six home runs in an 8-2 victory over Johnston County-based Post 71 Tuesday night in Game 2 of a second round American Legion Baseball playoff series. Post 67 now leads the best-of-five series, 2-0, and goes for the sweep Wednesday night at Cary High School. Game time is set for 8 p.m.
Cary Post 67 pushed across two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to top Post 71, 6-5, in Game 1 of their second round Area I playoff series. Game 2 will be Tuesday night at Clayton High School at 7 p.m.
The opener in the best-of-five American Legion Baseball Second Round Playoff Series between Post 71 of Johnston County and Cary Post 67 will begin tonight (Monday) at 7 p.m. at Cary High School.
Game 2 will be played Tuesday night at Clayton High School, also with a 7 o'clock start.
The remainder of the series schedule will be set later tonight. We'll update you then.
The Johnston County-based Post 71 Sabres will face Cary Post 67 in the second round of the American Legion Baseball Area I West playoffs. Cary hosts Game 1 tonight at Cary High School.
Durham Post 7 meets North Raleigh Post 297 — which eliminated Garner Post 232 — in the other divisional semifinal, which begins tonight as well at Riverside High School.
We'll post the full divisional semi schedule later today.
The Post 71 Sabres of Johnston County downed Raleigh Post 1 17-4 on Friday night to move on in the American Legion Baseball Area I West Division playoffs. Post 71 will meet the winner between Apex and Cary in a second round series, beginning Monday night.
North Raleigh Post 297 ended Garner Post 232's season with a 4-2 victory on Friday night, giving Post 297 a 3-1 series victory.
Clayton-based Post 71 took control of its American Legion Baseball Area I West Division playoff series against with a 20-10 victory Thursday night at Leesville Road High School. The Sabres lead the best-of-five series, 2-1. Game 4 is set for Friday night back at Leesville.
Meanwhile, North Raleigh Post 297 downed Garner Post 232 16-9, moving Post 297 to a 2-1 lead in the series. Game 4 is Friday night at Millbrook High School.
Garner pulled even with North Raleigh Post 297 in Game 2 of its American Legion Baseball Area I West Division best-of-five playoff series on Wednesday night, taking an 11-7 victory. Philip Myrick picked up the complete-game victory for Post 232, whichs hosts Game 3 tonight at 7 p.m.
Post 71 of Clayton and Smithfield fell to Raleigh Post 1 12-10 on Wednesday night, evening that series up at one game apiece as well. Game 3 is tonight at Leesville Road High School in Raleigh. First pitch is at 7 p.m.
Clayton-based Post 71 held off Raleigh Post 1 for an 8-7 victory Tuesday night in the opener of their best-of-five American Legion Baseball Area I West playoff series. Logan Smitherman scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of the eighth.
Ryan Daughtry struck out the game's final three batters with the potential game-tying run standing on second base.
Game 2 is set for tonight (Wednesday) at Smithfield-Selma High School at 7 p.m.
North Raleigh Post 297 downed Garner Post 232, 6-3, in their opener at Trojan Park. Max Gagnon led the Post 297 pitching effort, which held Post 232 to just five hits.
Game 2 is set for Millbrook High School tonight at 7 p.m.
Garner Post 232 vs. North Raleigh Post 297
Game 1: Tuesday at Garner High School in Garner, 7 p.m.
Game 2: Wednesday at Millbrook High School in Garner, 7 p.m.
Game 3: Thursday at Garner High School in Garner, 7 p.m.
Game 4 (if necessary): Friday at Millbrook High School in Garner, 7 p.m.
Game 5 (if necessary): Saturday at Garner High School in Garner, TBA
Post 71 Sabres vs. Raleigh Post 1
Game 1: Tuesday at Smithfield-Selma High School, 7 p.m.
Game 2: Wednesday at Smithfield-Selma High School, 7 p.m.
Game 3: Thursday at Leesville Road High School, 7 p.m.
Game 4 (if necessary): Friday at Leesville Road High School, 7 p.m.
Game 5 (if necessary): Saturday at Smithfield-Selma High School, 7 p.m.