Philip Barbour, North Marion and Ritchie County hoist section titles
All schools earned spots in next week’s regionals
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - Philip Barbour and North Marion baseball as well as Ritchie County softball won their respective section championships to earn spots in the regional finals.
Class AA Region II Section I Baseball Final - Philip Barbour 9, Lincoln 7
Philip Barbour used a late surge to pull away from Lincoln, 9-7 to win the Class AA Region II Section I Final Tuesday in Philippi.
Nick Hamrick and Braiden Short each had two hits for the Colts. Levi Moore went 4-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored for the Cougars.
PB will face Herbert Hoover in the regional finals.
Class AA Region I Section I Baseball Final - North Marion 10, Oak Glen 1
North Marion stormed past Oak Glen, 10-1 to win the Class AA Region I Section I Championship. The Huskies scored four runs in the first inning of the game.
Class A Region I Section II Softball Final - Ritchie County 5, St. Marys 4
Ritchie County punched its ticket to regionals after defeating St. Marys, 5-4 in the Class A Region I Section II Finals. Alyvia Pittman hit a walk-off double in the seventh inning to propel the Rebels to victory.
RCHS will face Madonna in regionals. The series begins Tuesday.
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