Things are heating up in local high school baseball. Here's a look at some upcoming boys varsity baseball matchups on the calendar from in and around Columbus, selected using data from high school sports site MaxPreps.
Central Crossing vs. Briggs
On Thursday, April 18, the Central Crossing varsity Comets (2-5) have a home nonconference game against the Briggs Bruins (6-5-1). The first pitch is set for 5 p.m. at 4500 Big Run S Road in Grove City.
Eastmoor Academy vs. Africentric Early College
On Thursday, April 18, the Eastmoor Academy Warriors (8-2-1) face off against the Africentric Early College Nubians (0-2) in a conference game on their own turf. The first pitch is set for 5:30 p.m. at 417 S. Weyant Ave. Eastmoor Academy is undefeated in conference play, and the Africentric Early College boys have yet to win a conference game this season.
Tree of Life Christian vs. Millersport
On Saturday, April 20, the Tree of Life Christian Trojans (2-1) face off against the Millersport Lakers (5-5-1) in a home nonconference game. The first pitch is set for 12 p.m. at 935 Northridge Road.
Worthington Christian vs. Tree of Life Christian
On Monday, April 22, the Worthington Christian Warriors (4-5) will meet the Tree of Life Christian Trojans (2-1) in a nonconference game on their own turf. The first pitch is set for 5 p.m. at 6670 Worthington Galena Road in Worthington.
Hilliard Bradley vs. Worthington Kilbourne
On Monday, April 22, Hilliard Bradley (8-6) faces the Worthington Kilbourne Wolves (3-8) in a conference game on their own turf. The matchup is set for 5 p.m. at 2800 Walker Road in Hilliard. Although Hilliard Bradley is undefeated in conference play, Worthington Kilbourne has yet to win a conference game this season.
Berlin vs. Whetstone
On Tuesday, April 23, the Berlin varsity Bears (3-5) have a home nonconference game against the Whetstone Braves (12-2). The action kicks off at 3140 Berlin Station Road in Delaware, starting at 5 p.m.
Grandview Heights vs. Centennial
The Grandview Heights Bobcats (11-0) have a nonconference game against the Centennial Stars (3-6) at home on Tuesday, April 23. The game will begin at 5 p.m. at 1587 W. Third Ave.
Bishop Hartley vs. Briggs
The Bishop Hartley Hawks (7-1) will play a nonconference game against the Briggs Bruins (6-5-1) at home on Tuesday, April 23. The first pitch is set for 5 p.m. at 1285 Zettler Road.
Bishop Watterson vs. St. Charles
On Wednesday, April 24, the Bishop Watterson Eagles (8-2-1) will meet the St. Charles Cardinals (5-5) in a conference game on their own turf. The first pitch is set for 5 p.m. at 99 E. Cooke Road. Both teams are undefeated in conference play this season.
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