The postseason begins this week for area baseball and softball teams.
On this episode, Brad and Dalton look ahead to some notable matchups in the MHSAA baseball playoffs (3:58). One of the teams hosting is Saltillo, which will try to bounce back from Tuesday’s loss to Grenada (1:34).
Smithville, meanwhile, is looking to return to the Class 1A championship series. Its biggest weapon is senior pitcher Jared Johnson, who picked up three SEC offers over the weekend and has pro scouts buzzing (5:45).
On the softball diamond, Vardaman knocked off No. 1-ranked South Pontotoc on Monday (9:13), while Saltillo edged Lafayette in a key Division 2-5A game on Tuesday (11:20).*
In basketball news, Paula Wax has stepped down as Amory girls coach (14:14), and the field for next year’s Tangle on the Trail showcase has been announced (15:44).
The guys wrap up the show with a Shoutout (18:25) and Athletes of the Week (21:24).
*–Since the time of this episode’s recording, it has been determined that Lafayette earned the No. 1 seed in 2-5A.