Rain postpones several high school playoff games

Posted June 08, 2013, at 12:40 p.m.

Saturday’s rainy weather has forced postponement of several games in the Maine Principals’ Association high school baseball and softball regional semifinals.

In the Eastern Maine baseball ranks, the Class C games have both been postponed until Monday. Top-seeded Stearns (15-2) will entertain No. 5 Orono (9-8) at 4 p.m. Second-seeded Bucksport (15-2) now awaits No. 6 Dexter (12-6) for a 4:30 p.m. contest.

In Class D, both games were pushed back until Monday at 3:30. Third seed Wisdom of St. Agatha (13-2) will play No. 2 Bangor Christian (16-1) at Husson University in Bangor and No. 9 Katahdin of Stacyville (8-8) will visit Dyer Brook to play No. 4 Southern Aroostook (12-3).

At least four EM softball games also have been moved to Monday because of the weather. In Class B, No. 3 Oceanside of Rockland/Thomaston (16-1) visits No. 2 Old Town (16-1) at 4 p.m.

In Class C, top-ranked Calais (17-0) entertains No. 5 Mattanawcook Academy of Lincoln (15-2) in a 4 p.m. clash. The Class D semifinal sending No. 11 Woodland (9-9) to No. 2 Penobscot Valley of Howland (16-1) has been scheduled for 3:30 p.m as has the other D semi sending No. 4 Katahdin (12-3) to Limestone to play top-seeded Limestone Community School/Maine School of Science and Mathematics (16-0).

The Western Maine Class C game between No. 1 Madison (17-0) and No. 5 Winthrop (10-6), will be played Monday at 3 p.m. in Madison.

Further updates will be provided as they are received. Postponements can be reported via email at: bdnsports@bangordailynews.com

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