ALTOONA – The Wildcats travel to Peoples Natural Gas Field today to face Hollidaysburg in the District 6 5A baseball championship scheduled for a 7 p.m. start.
These two teams are familiar foes in this contest with today’s game being the third consecutive meeting since the PIAA expanded to 6 classifications for baseball. Last season, the ‘Cats edged Hollidaysburg for the D6 title with a 1-0 walk-off win in the bottom of the seventh inning.
The Golden Tigers prevailed over CM in their first meeting this year back on March 27 when Hollidaysburg returned home with an 11-6 win in the first game of the season for both teams.
No. 1 seed, Central Mountain (11-6), in their last outing of the regular season picked up a commanding 12-0 win over Milton last Wednesday, May 15. No. 2 seed, Hollidaysburg (11-6), closed out their regular season play last Friday, edging Bald Eagle Area, 12-11.
The record-online will offer live audio stream of the game with John Lipez and Tom Elling offering up the call to bring you all the action. The stream will go live approximately 15 minutes before the first pitch.