It's a big week in regional high school baseball. Here's a preview of 10 boys varsity baseball games to catch this week in and around New York City, selected using data from high school sports site MaxPreps.
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Washington vs. Walton
Jefferson vs. Grady
On Wednesday, May 15, the Jefferson varsity Orange Wave (8-2) have a home nonconference game against the Grady Falcons (7-2). The first pitch is scheduled for 4 p.m. at 400 Pennsylvania Ave. in Brooklyn.
Fort Hamilton vs. New Dorp
Grand Street Campus vs. Midwood
On Wednesday, May 15, the Grand Street Campus Wolves (11-1-1) will meet the Midwood Hornets (7-7) in a conference game on their own turf. The first pitch is set for 4 p.m. at 850 Grand St. in Brooklyn. Both teams will be looking to maintain their conference winning streaks: both teams are undefeated.
Law Government & Justice vs. Stevenson
On Thursday, May 16, the Law Government & Justice varsity boys (4-3) have a home nonconference game against the Stevenson Ambassadors (3-6). Catch the action at 350 Gerard Ave. in Bronx, starting at 4 p.m.
Port Richmond vs. Curtis
The Port Richmond Raiders (7-3) have a conference game against the Curtis Warriors (4-4) at home on Thursday, May 16. Watch what happens at 85 St. Josephs Ave. in Staten Island, starting at 4 p.m. Port Richmond has a 1-0 conference record, and the visiting Curtis boys are 1-1 in conference play so far this season.
St. Raymond Boys vs. Kennedy
On Thursday, May 16, the St. Raymond Boys Ravens (10-4-1) will meet the Kennedy Knights (2-8) in a nonconference game on their own turf. The first pitch is set for 4 p.m. at 2151 St. Raymonds Ave. in Bronx.
Rustin vs. Seward Park
Bathgate vs. South Bronx
Roxbury Central vs. Charlotte Valley
On Thursday, May 16, the Roxbury Central Rockets (3-0) will meet the Charlotte Valley Wildcats (2-0) in a nonconference game on their own turf. The game will begin at 4:15 p.m. at 53729 State Highway in Roxbury.