Rain Friday forced the delay of several local baseball and softball playoff games, with all but one area game being rescheduled.
West Lauderdale High School baseball’s second-round MHSAA Class 4A playoff game against Lafayette High School was still scheduled to take place Friday evening.
In other baseball action, Southeast Lauderdale High School’s Class 3A series with West Marion was delayed a day. Southeast will host West Marion at 7 p.m. today, and Game 2 will take place at West Marion Monday. There is some uncertainty about a possible Game 3, since Southeast’s graduation is Tuesday.
Newton County High School’s Class 4A series against Columbia High School was also pushed back a day. Newton County will host Columbia at 7 p.m. today, and Game 2 will be at 6 p.m. Monday at Columbia. Game 3, if necessary, will be at 7 Tuesday night at Newton County.
Enterprise High School’s Class 2A showdown with Union High School was also delayed a day. Game 1 will be at 7 p.m. today at Enterprise, and Game 2 will be at 7 p.m. Monday at Union. Game 3, if necessary, will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Enterprise.
In softball action, Enterprise’s Class 2A South State title series with Taylorsville High School will begin at 5 p.m. today at home, followed by Game 2 Monday at Taylorsville. Game 3, if necessary, will immediately follow Game 2.
Newton County’s South State series with Lawrence High School in Class 4A action will begin at 3 p.m. today at Lawrence. Game 2 will be at 5 p.m. Monday at home, and Game 3, if necessary, will immediately follow.
Neshoba Central High School will begin its Class 5A North State series at 5 p.m. today at New Hope High School. Game 2 will be at home Monday, with Game 3 following if necessary.
Choctaw Central High School’s South State title series with St. Patrick Catholic School begins at 4 p.m. today at home. Choctaw Central will then travel to St. Patrick for a 5 p.m. Game 2, followed immediately by a Game 3, if needed.
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