Softball Teams to Open Postseason Play Thursday

The Arlington High softball team will be at home, while Arlington Catholic will travel to Amesbury.

The eighth-seeded softball team will host No. 9 Melrose at 4 p.m. Thursday in the first round of the Division 2 North bracket, while , the No. 12 seed, will travel to No. 5 Amesbury for a 3:45 p.m. contest.

In their first season in the Middlesex League, the Spy Ponders finished in a three-way tie atop the standings, as they, Lexington and Reading all had 7-3 league records. The Spy Ponders went 14-6 overall and beat league foe Melrose 11-4 in the teams’ only showdown.

Arlington enters postseason play having won seven of its last nine games. Melrose (12-8) is in the midst of a four-game winning streak.

The Cougars went 13-7 during the regular season. Amesbury, of the Cape Ann League, went 16-4.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »