Things are heating up in regional high school baseball. Here's a peek at some stand-out boys varsity baseball matchups on the calendar from in and around Miami, selected using data from high school sports source MaxPreps.
LaSalle vs. Mater Lakes Academy
On Tuesday, April 16, the LaSalle varsity Royal Lions (8-6) have a home nonconference game against the Mater Lakes Academy Bears (9-7). The first pitch is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at 3601 S. Miami Ave.
Miami vs. Miami Beach
The Miami Stingarees (2-10) have a conference game against the Miami Beach Tides Hi (7-4) at home on Tuesday, April 16. The first pitch is set for 7 p.m. at 2450 S.W. First St. Miami has a 1-6 conference record, and the visiting Miami Beach boys are 2-0 in conference play so far this season.
Coral Shores vs. Ransom Everglades
The Coral Shores Hurricanes (6-7) will play a conference game against the Ransom Everglades Raiders (5-6) at home on Tuesday, April 16. The game will take place at 7 p.m. at 89901 Old Highway in Tavernier. Coral Shores has a 3-2 conference record, while the visiting Ransom Everglades boys are 1-1 in conference play so far this season.
Ransom Everglades vs. Somerset Academy South Homestead
The Ransom Everglades Raiders (5-6) will play a conference game against the Somerset Academy South Homestead Hurricanes (1-9) at home on Wednesday, April 17. The first pitch is scheduled for 6 p.m. at 3575 Main Highway. Ransom Everglades has a 1-1 conference record, and Somerset Academy South Homestead has yet to win a conference game this season.
Calvary Christian Academy vs. Sports Leadership & Management
On Thursday, April 18, the Calvary Christian Academy varsity Eagles (14-1) have a home conference game against Sports Leadership & Management (6-7). The contest will take place at 4 p.m. at 2401 W. Cypress Creek Road in Fort Lauderdale. Although Calvary Christian Academy is undefeated in conference play, Sports Leadership & Management has yet to win a conference game this season.
Hialeah-Miami Lakes vs. Jackson
The Hialeah-Miami Lakes Trojans (5-2) are set to play a nonconference game against the Jackson Generals (3-6) at home on Thursday, April 18. Watch what happens at 7977 W. 12th Ave. in Hialeah, starting at 4 p.m.
Miami Country Day vs. Miami
Trinity Christian Academy vs. Brito
On Friday, April 19, the Trinity Christian Academy Warriors (8-7) face off against the Brito Panthers (2-7) in a home nonconference game. Watch what happens at 7259 S. Military Trl in Lake Worth, starting at 6:30 p.m.
St. Brendan vs. Sports Leadership & Management
Ransom Everglades vs. Miami Country Day
On Monday, April 22, the Ransom Everglades varsity Raiders (5-6) have a home nonconference game against the Miami Country Day Spartans (7-4). The skirmish will take place at 6 p.m. at 3575 Main Highway.