GHSA baseball playoffs schedule/scores

10:00 pm May. 23, 2015

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Saturday, May 23, 2015

Class AAAAAA

(R8 #1) Parkview 3-8, (R5 #1) Walton 0-1

Class AAAA

(R8 #1) Buford 5-3, (R5 #1) Whitewater 0-1

Class AAA

(R4 #1) Blessed Trinity 3-6, (R8 #2) Jefferson 0-4

Class AA

(R6 #1) Wesleyan 6, (R7 #1) Darlington 4

Monday, May 25, 2015

Class AAAAA

(R8 #1) Gainesville at (R7 #2) Greenbrier (Game one and two)

Class AA

(R7 #1) Darlington at (R6 #1) Wesleyan (Game

Buford sweeps Whitewater for Class AAAA title

8:54 pm May. 23, 2015

By Score Atlanta

Buford completed its sweep of the Class AAAA baseball state championship with a 3-1 Game 2 victory over host Whitewater. In Game 1, the Wolves used a 5-0 win to record their sixth shutout of this postseason, which includes all five Game 1’s and Jake Higginbotham’s no-hitter against Perry in Game 2 of the second round. Higginbotham, a Clemson-signee, dominated for five scoreless innings in the series opener,

Parkview sweeps Walton for state championship | Georgia high school baseball

7:57 pm May. 23, 2015

It takes a lot to make baseball history at Parkview, a program with as much or more tradition than any other in the state. But the 2015 Panthers certainly will go down as an all-time great team.

Parkview capped a dominant season with an impressive two-game sweep of Walton, giving the Panthers their third state championship in the last five years Saturday at the Raiders’ field.

Parkview starters Ryne Inman and Will Ethridge dominated on

Baseball: Stats, lineups for Saturday’s 10 finalists

8:05 am May. 22, 2015

The state baseball finals resume Saturday. Below are probable lineups for all 10 finalists still playing, plus statistics for most of those teams. Still gathering stats on a few and hope to have them updated later today.

Also, check out Thursday’s blog for a little more info on each team and how they arrived to the final.

Class A is complete. Schley County (public) and King’s Ridge Christian (private) won titles this week.

For the

Wednesday baseball semifinal roundup

9:12 pm May. 20, 2015

By Score Atlanta

Walton shakes off Game 2 woes, advances to 6A finals

Walton overcame a disappointing Game 2 defeat the previous night, by rallying for a 5-4 victory over visiting Kennesaw Mountain in Wednesday’s decisive Game 3 and advancing to the Class 6A state championship where they will host Parkview. In Game 2, Walton led 3-0 entering the bottom half of the final inning and saw Kennesaw Mountain rally for a

Baseball: State finals set; a look at who’s playing

12:06 pm May. 20, 2015

Here’s a class-by-class look at the state baseball playoffs. Two semifinal series will be finished Wednesday – Kennesaw Mountain vs. Walton (AAAAAA) and Westminster vs. Jefferson (AAA).

Later this week, we’ll have previews of each of the five championship series that begin Saturday.

Class AAAAAA

Parkview has gone through the state playoffs 8-0, allowing only 10 runs. The Panthers are ranked No. 1 nationally by MaxPreps. Parkview won state titles in 2011 and

Tuesday baseball semifinal roundup

10:25 pm May. 19, 2015

By Score Atlanta

Class AAAAAA

Parkview 12, Pope 3: After winning Game 1 3-2 Monday night, Parkview swept its way to the Class AAAAAA championship in convincing fashion. The Panthers went into the top of the 4th tied 2-2 but drove in 10 runs in the final three innings, while finishing the game with 13 combined hits and drawing six walks. Trevor Brown went 4-4 at the plate and also walked and was driven

King’s Ridge takes Game 3 in walk-off fashion for second straight title

9:41 pm May. 19, 2015

By Score Atlanta

In Game 3 of the GHSA Class A-Private baseball state championship, a Lawson Hill sacrifice fly scored Penny Hart in the bottom of the ninth to seal a second-straight title for King’s Ridge and a 6-5 win over Hebron Christian Academy Tuesday night.

Hill finished 1-for-5. Connor Burns toed the rubber for the Tigers and lasted 4.1 innings in the game at King’s Ridge while allowing four runs on

Baseball semifinal roundup

9:34 pm May. 18, 2015

Class AAAAAA

Parkview 3, Pope 2: Visiting Pope had Josh Lowe on first with one out in the top of the 7th inning before a lightning delay paused the action for and hour. Parkview got out of the inning once play resumed, but in the top of the 8th Pope took a 2-1 lead after Jacob Ramos drove in Jake Praigo on a sacrifice fly. Parkview opened the bottom of the

AA baseball: Wesleyan is most experienced of the bunch

9:57 am May. 18, 2015

Here’s a look at the four semifinal baseball teams in Class AA.

Darlington
Darlington last won a baseball state title in 1984 and last reached the semifinals in 2013 (lost to eventual Class A private-school champion Eagle’s Landing Christian. The Tigers beat Greater Atlanta Christian in the quarterfinals. It was the second straight Game 3 victory in the playoffs. Darlington won 8-2.Jay Shadday hit two home runs and was 3-for-4 with