By Jon Swisher-Sports Director:
In High School Baseball last night-
West Delaware split with Clear Creek/Amana – The Hawks won the first game 5-4 and lost the nightcap 2-0.
Anamosa got past Mid-Prairie 7-5
Monticello took down West Branch 9-3
Maquoketa Valley swept and shutout East Buchanan 10-0 and 4-0
Starmont doubled up Central City 13-3 and 16-1
North Linn split with Benton Community, winning 7-2 and losing 9-4.
Maquoketa Valley defeated East Buchanan 6-4 and 8-5
Starmont was swept by Central City 2-0 and 11-1
Anamosa nipped Mid-Prairie 2-1
Cascade fell to West Liberty 5-1
Western Dubuque split with Dubuque Hempstead, losing 2-1 and winning 5-1.
The Iowa Girls Athletic Union released postseason Regional pairings yesterday afternoon. Class 4A begins on Thursday July 8th, 1A, 2A and 3A on Tuesday the 6th with all start times at 7:00.
4A Region 7-
West Delaware and Western Dubuque both get first round byes. In the second round on the 10th, the Hawks will host the winner of Charles City and Waverly-Shell Rock while the Bobcats will entertain the winner of Decorah and Dubuque Wahlert.
3A Region 6-
Monticello is home to Oelwein, Anamosa hosts North Fayette Valley.
3A Region 5-
Independence will welcome in Vinton-Shellsburg.
2A Region 8-
Maquoketa Valley at home facing Starmont. Beckman gets a bye then travels to face Durant in round 2. Cascade also gets a bye then will host Clayton Ridge.
2A Region 6- North Linn will play home against South Winneshiek
1A Region 6-
Ed-Co will have Central Elkader at home and East Buchanan will travel to Janesville.