Happy Cinco de Mayo(nnaise)! On this episode, Brad and Dillon dive into the baseball and softball playoffs, which feature a lot of fun matchups.
Looking back at last weekend, Chris Smith led Hickory Flat to a two-game sweep of Smithville (2:15), while Baldwyn topped Myrtle in a wild three-game series (5:32). On the softball diamond, Kossuth stunned No. 1 Houston (6:58), and Myrtle took down Wheeler behind the pitching of Caylie Streich (9:53).
Baseball’s second round begins Thursday, with Tupelo and Oxford meeting in a big Class 6A series (11:09). In 4A, Pontotoc and Ripley meet once again (12:59).
Softball begins the semifinal round Friday. In 3A, Kossuth will face Booneville (14:11), with which it split the regular season series. East Union and Mantachie clash in 2A (15:34).
In coaching news, West Union girls basketball coach J.C. Hayles will now coach the boys as well (17:38). Also, the guys have a Shoutout to some state champs (18:40), plus they present Athletes of the Week (19:21).