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Rain continues to alter playoff schedules

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 by Scott Pagel spagel@tnonline.com in Sports

Weather continues to change schedules for league playoff games this week.

Here’s the latest as of Wednesday afternoon:

Track

The District 11 track and field meet is still on for Wednesday, May 16, for day one with day two scheduled for Thursday, May 17. Both days take place at Whitehall High School with action beginning at 3 p.m.

Thursday will be a busy day for area baseball and softball teams:

EPC Baseball

At 2:30, Stroudsburg will take on Parkland followed by Emmaus and Easton at 5:15 p.m. The championship game will take place at 8 p.m. All games are scheduled for Hackett Park.

Colonial Baseball

In the Colonial League, Northwestern plays Southern Lehigh at 1 p.m. followed by Palisades against Saucon Valley at 3 p.m. with the championship game scheduled for 6 p.m. All games are at Parkland High School.

Softball

Pates Park will be the site of the area softball playoffs Thursday.

At 1 p.m. Bangor takes on Salisbury followed by Liberty and Becahi at 3 p.m. The Colonial League championship takes place at 5 p.m. with Slaters-Falcons winner playing against Northern Lehigh in the finals.

The EPC championship game takes place at 7 p.m. with the Hurricanes-Hawks winner facing off against Parkland in the finals.