B and C Conference tournament recap; revised brackets here
Tristan Collins went 6.1 innings, giving up only three hits and two runs, to lead Severn to a 4-2 win over Annapolis Area Christian in the opening round of the MIAA B Conference Baseball Tournament, Thursday.
Gavin Schut nailed down the final two outs to secure the save.
Severn jumped on the AACS for three runs in the first inning, before freshman Ryan Jones, the Eagles starting pitcher, settled in and threw a complete game.
Tommy Castleberry drove in a pair of runs for Severn and Campbell Grimes scored two runs and doubled. Pete Rozner reached base twice with a hit and walk. Sean Wars chipped in a single and stole a base.
Jones reached base three times for AACS, with a hit and two walks.
Severn now moves on to play St Paul’s tomorrow in the quarterfinal round of the winner’s bracket, on Friday.
Also in Thursday’s opening round, Mount Carmel defeated Gerstell Academy, 11-1, and St. Vincent Pallotti edged Friends, 5-4. Mount Carmel will play at top-seeded Boys’ Latin on Friday, while Pallotti will visit 3rd-seeded Glenelg Country. Also on Friday, 5th-seeded Indian Creek will be at 4th-seeded Indian Creek.
AACS, Friends and Gerstell are all now in the elimination bracket. They will all play on Saturday against three of Friday’s losers.
In the C Conference, Concordia Prep and Park School have advance to the championship game of their single-elimination tournament and will meet for the league title on Tuesday at Concordia.
Top seeded Concordia reached the final with a 10-0 over 4th-seeded Saints Peter & Paul and the 7th-seed Bruins advanced with a 4-2 upset of 3rd-seeded Beth Tfiloh.
Updated MIAA B & C Conference Baseball tournament brackets:2021 B Baseball Bracket Qtrs
2021 C Baseball Bracket Champ2