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 Boston, selected using data from high school sports site MaxPreps.
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Cathedral vs. Lowell Catholic
The Cathedral Panthers (1-2) will play a conference game against the Lowell Catholic Crusaders (3-2) at home on Wednesday, May 8. Catch the action at 74 Union Park St., starting at 3 p.m. The Crusaders are undefeated in conference play this season, while the Panthers are looking for their first win.
Brighton vs. Boston English
The Brighton Bengals (5-6) will play a conference game against the Boston English Eagles (9-1) at home on Wednesday, May 8. The action kicks off at 25 Warren Ave. in Brighton, starting at 3:30 p.m. Both teams will be looking to maintain their conference winning streaks: both teams are undefeated.
Boston Latin vs. Concord-Carlisle
On Wednesday, May 8, the Boston Latin Wolfpack (6-9) face off against the Concord-Carlisle Patriots (6-3-1) in a home conference game. The clash will take place at 4 p.m. at 78 Ave Louis Pasteur. While Boston Latin has a 5-3 conference record, the visiting Concord-Carlisle boys are 5-0 in conference play this season.
Catholic Memorial vs. St. John's Prep
On Wednesday, May 8, the Catholic Memorial Knights (10-4-1) will meet the St. John's Prep Eagles (9-1) in a home conference game. The first pitch is scheduled for 4 p.m. at 235 Baker St. in West Roxbury. Catholic Memorial boasts a 5-1 conference record, while the visiting St. John's Prep boys are 4-0 in conference play this season.
New Mission vs. O'Bryant
On Wednesday, May 8, the New Mission varsity Titans (8-1) have a home nonconference game against the O'Bryant Tigers (8-4). The faceoff is set for 4 p.m. at 655 Metropolitan Ave.
O'Bryant vs. Burke
On Friday, May 10, the O'Bryant Tigers (8-4) will meet the Burke Bulldogs (3-7) in a conference game on their own turf. The clash will take place at 4 p.m. at 55 New Dudley St. in Roxbury. Although O'Bryant is undefeated in conference play, Burke has yet to win a conference game this season.
Boston English vs. Winthrop
On Saturday, May 11, the Boston English Eagles (9-1) face off against the Winthrop Vikings (2-5) in a nonconference game on their own turf. It all goes down at 144 McBride St., starting at 12 p.m.
Lawrence Academy vs. Roxbury Latin
On Saturday, May 11, the Lawrence Academy Spartans (5-4) face off against the Roxbury Latin Foxes (2-0) in a home conference game. The contest will begin at 1 p.m. at 26 Powderhouse Road in Groton. While Lawrence Academy has a 3-2 conference record, the visiting Roxbury Latin boys are 2-0 in conference play so far this season.
New Mission vs. Charlestown
On Monday, May 13, the New Mission Titans (8-1) face off against the Charlestown Townies (4-6) in a nonconference game on their own turf. The first pitch is scheduled for 4 p.m. at 655 Metropolitan Ave.
Catholic Memorial vs. Wachusett Regional
The Catholic Memorial Knights (10-4-1) will play a nonconference game against the Wachusett Regional Mountaineers (7-2) at home on Monday, May 13. The first pitch is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. at 235 Baker St. in West Roxbury.
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