Things are heating up in regional high school baseball. Here's a preview of some stand-out boys varsity baseball games on the calendar from in and around Philadelphia, selected using data from high school sports site MaxPreps.
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New Hope-Solebury vs. Kensington
On Thursday, May 9, the New Hope-Solebury Lions (13-2) will meet Kensington (7-3) in a nonconference game on their own turf. The first pitch is set for 3:45 p.m. at 182 W. Bridge St. in New Hope.
Frankford vs. Central
The Frankford Pioneers (12-1) have a conference game against the Central Lancers (13-2) at home on Friday, May 10. The skirmish will take place at 3:15 p.m. at 5000 Oxford Ave. Both teams are 11-1 in conference play this season.
Archbishop Wood vs. Olney
On Saturday, May 11, the Archbishop Wood varsity Vikings (12-4) have a home nonconference game against the Olney Trojans (8-5). The contest will take place at 10:30 a.m. at 655 York Road in Warminster.
Caravel vs. St. Joseph's Prep
On Saturday, May 11, the Caravel varsity Buccaneers (10-2) have a home nonconference game against the St. Joseph's Prep Hawks (8-6). The skirmish will begin at 7 p.m. at 2801 Del Laws Road in Bear.
William Penn Charter vs. Gloucester Catholic
On Saturday, May 11, the William Penn Charter Quakers (16-7-1) face the Gloucester Catholic Rams (5-2) in a nonconference game on their own turf. The game will take place at 3000 W. School House Lane.
Roman Catholic vs. Northeast
The Roman Catholic Cahillite (8-6-1) will play a nonconference game against the Northeast Vikings (8-6) at home on Saturday, May 11. The action kicks off at 301 N. Broad St.
MAST Community Charter vs. New Hope-Solebury
On Monday, May 13, the MAST Community Charter Panthers (4-9) face off against the New Hope-Solebury Lions (13-2) in a conference game on their own turf. The first pitch is scheduled for 3:45 p.m. at 1800 E. Byberry Road. While MAST Community Charter has a 4-8 conference record, the visiting New Hope-Solebury boys are 9-2 in conference play so far this season.
Springside Chestnut Hill Academy vs. Perkiomen
On Monday, May 13, the Springside Chestnut Hill Academy varsity Blue Devils (8-6) have a home nonconference game against the Perkiomen Panthers (6-3). The game is set for 4 p.m. at 500 W. Willow Grove Ave.
La Salle College vs. Archbishop Ryan
On Monday, May 13, the La Salle College varsity Explorers (10-4) have a home conference game against the Archbishop Ryan Raiders (8-6). The first pitch is set for 4 p.m. at 8605 Cheltenham Ave. in Wyndmoor. While La Salle College boasts a 9-1 conference record, the visiting Archbishop Ryan boys are 4-6 in conference play so far this season.
Archbishop Carroll vs. Roman Catholic
The Archbishop Carroll Patriots (12-5) are due to play a conference game against the Roman Catholic Cahillite (8-6-1) at home on Monday, May 13. The skirmish will begin at 4 p.m. at 211 Matson Ford Road in Radnor. Archbishop Carroll boasts a 6-4 conference record, and the visiting Roman Catholic boys are 8-2 in conference play this season.
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