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District 11 League Playoff Update

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 11, 2016 at 11:15 PM
Tuesday, July 5
Dickson City 6, Abington 5
South Scranton 10, Carbondale/Lakeland 1

Wednesday, July 6
Green Ridge 3 Dickson City 2 (Green Ridge leads 1-0)
Hawley 3, South Scranton 0 (Hawley leads 1-0)

Thursday, July 7
Dickson City 2, Green Ridge 0 (Series tied 1-1)
South Scranton 9, Hawley 8 (Series tied 1-1)

Friday, July 8
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Susquehanna Valley League Tournament Update

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 10, 2016 at 9:55 PM

The Susquehanna Valley League of Region 5 begins its 7 team double elimination tournament on Wednesday.  Here's how the bracket breaks down:


Wednesday, July 6

Line Mountain (#1) Bye

Shamokin/Mount Carmel 9, Berwick 4

Selinsgrove 7, Danville 5

Bloomsburg 10, Sunbury/Northumberland 0


Thursday, July 7

Winner's Bracket

Line Mountain 8, Shamokin 6

Bloomsburg 10, Selinsgrove 0


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Bradford-Tioga Playoffs

Posted by Adam on July 10, 2016 at 9:35 PM

Saturday, July 2

Quarterfinal Round

Troy-Canton 13, Wyalusing 3


Semifinal Round

Mansfield-Wellsboro 8, Troy-Canton 0

Towanda 6, Athens 4


Championship Game

Mansfield-Wellsboro 20, Towanda 6

West Branch League Tournament Update

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 15, 2015 at 11:25 PM
Update results for the West Branch League's five team double elimination tournament in Region 5 are below.


Saturday, July 11
  • Lewisburg 3, West Snyder 0
  • Hughesville 5, Watsontown 0

Sunday, July 12
  • Hughesville 6, West Snyder 4
  • Milton 10, Lewisburg 8 (Milton is the lone unbeaten team)

Monday, July 13
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Wyoming Valley Playoff Matchups

Posted by Adam on July 14, 2015 at 6:05 PM

The Wyoming Valley League playoffs will begin Sunday with two matchups in the double elimination tournament. All games in the tournament are hosted by Mountain Post.


Sunday's Games

  • Nanticoke 6, Tunkhannock 0
  • Swoyersville 5, Greater Pittston 4

Monday's Games
  • Greater Pittston 6, Tunkhannock 0
  • Nanticoke 8, Swoyersville 1

Tuesday's Games
  • Greater Pittst...
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Susquehanna Valley League Tournament Update

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 14, 2015 at 7:15 AM
The following is an update on the results for Susquehanna Valley League postseason tournament in Region 5.


Sunday, July 12

Winner's Bracket
  • Line Mountain 4, Bloomsburg 0
Loser's Bracket
  • Danville 12, Shamokin/Mt. Carmel 2
  • Sunbury/Northumberland 8, Selinsgrove 2

Monday, July 13
  • Bloomsburg defeat...
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District 11 League Tournament Underway

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 12, 2015 at 1:20 PM

The District 11 League of Region 5 has begun its postseason tournament.  The results and the upcoming schedule are posted below.


Opening Round (single elimination)

  • South Scranton 5, Carbondale/Lakeland 4
  • Dickson City 8, Moscow 4

Semifinal Round (best-of-three series)

Game 1 Results
  • South Scranton 11, Hawley 7 (South Scranton leads series 1-0)
  • Green Ridge 3, Dickson City ...
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Athens Wins Bradford-Tioga Title

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 6, 2015 at 10:30 PM

Athens shut out Mansfield/Wellsboro 6-0 to clinch the league title.  Athens reached the title game by shutting out Canton 10-0 in five innings while Mansfield/Wellsboro reached the final round by topping Troy 8-5.


Athens will advance to the Region 5 Tournament to be held in Bloomsburg.  Regional tournament teams will be added as berths are earned.

Wyoming Valley League Update

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 5, 2015 at 11:20 AM

Heading into the final week of the regular season, Nanticoke (14-2) enjoys a 1.5 game lead in the league over second place Swoyersville (11-2).  Greater Pittston (9-4) currently sits in third while Valley (8-6) and Tunkhannock (9-7) are five games back.  Plains (7-8 ) and Mountain Post (6-9) are 6.5 games and 7.5 games back, respectively.  Rounding out the league standings are Wilkes-Barre (1-14) and Back Mountain (1-14), both teams are 12.5 games out of first.

Region 5 Roundup

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 20, 2014 at 7:35 PM

The Region 5 Tournament, being held at Mansfield University, has completed the first two days of competition.  Dickson City, representing District 11, topped Line Mountain of the Susquehanna Valley League in the tournament's opening game.  Nanticoke, the Wyoming Valley League champion, posted the biggest win of the day, a 16-0 win over Berwick of the Susquehanna Valley League.  Swoyersville, the Wyoming Valley's regular season champion, continued the league's winning ways with ...

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Last Year's League Champions, A Look Back: Region 5

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 8, 2014 at 7:05 AM

Bradford-Tioga

Mansfield-Wellsboro defeated Athens 7-3 in the league final, claiming the league's lone bid into regionals.  The team got off to a quick start at regionals, downing West Scranton in the tournament opener.  The Bradford-Tioga champions didn't fare as well the rest of the way, dropping consecutive games to Swoyersville and South Scranton.


District 11

South Scranton defeated cross town rival West Scranton 3-0 in the league cham...

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Region 5 Tournament Field Set

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 17, 2013 at 10:55 PM

The Region 5 Tournament will begin Saturday with four games being hosted by the Wyoming Valley League.


Mansfield-Wellsboro, the Bradford-Tioga champion will open up their tournament play in the first game of the day against West Scranton, the second representative from District 11.  That game will take place on the campus of Hanover High School.

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Region 5 Tournament Team Capsules

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 20, 2012 at 1:15 PM

Region 5 Tournament Capsules


 

Towanda


League: Bradford-Tioga Champion


Manager: Andrew Ripic, III


How They Got Here: Towanda won two games on the league playoff tournament's final day to takee the title. After defeating Mansfield-Wel...

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Region 5 Brackets and Updates

Posted by Adam on July 9, 2012 at 11:30 PM

Updated 11:20pm



Bradford-Tioga League


Semifinal


Towanda 9, Wellsboro 6


Championship Game


Towanda 12, Athens 7


Towanda advances to the Region Five Tournam...

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Hawley and Hamlin Sweep into District 15 Finals

Posted by Adam on July 7, 2012 at 2:30 PM

Hawley and Hamlin finished off their respective semifinal series to move on to District 15's best of three championship series.  Following a 5-0 win at home on Thursday evening, Hawley defeated Hamlin 6-5 on Friday night to win the series.  Milford hammered Montrose 11-1 in a game stopped after five innings due to the mercy rule.  As the top seed, Hawley will have home field advantage for the championship series, which begins on Tuesday.  The league c...

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Towanda Advances in Bradford-Tioga Playoffs

Posted by Adam on July 7, 2012 at 1:50 PM

Towanda defeated Troy 11-2 Friday evening to advance to today's final four in the Bradford-Tioga League Playoffs.  They will meet Wellsboro in one semifinal, with Athens set to play in the other semifinal.  Athens awaits the winner of Wyalusing and Canton in that game.  The semifinal survivors will play later Saturday for the league title.  All of today's games will be played in East Troy.  The winner of the championship contest will move on to r...

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Six Team Playoff Field Ready in District 11

Posted by Adam on July 5, 2012 at 10:50 PM

The six team playoff field in Region Five's District 11 has been set.  Regular season champion and top seed Valley View leads the way.  Post 411 won the title by two games.  The second seed, Green Ridge, will join Valley View in the semifinals, as both teams have first round byes.  Single elimination will determine the other two semifinalists.  In one first round game, six seed Dickson City will travel to West Scranton to take on three seed Post ...

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Playoff Field Set in District 15

Posted by Adam on July 2, 2012 at 11:40 PM

The four team playoff field has been set in Region Five's District 15 League.  The league, which comprises the state's northeast corner, will begin with two semifinal series. The Hawley Toros have claimed the top seed following a doubleheader sweep of Hamlin on the regular season's last day.  Hamlin, the four seed for the playoffs, will visit Hawley Thursday evening for Game One of their best of three semifinal series.  Game Two is scheduled for Hamlin on ...

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Wyoming Valley League Hopes for Repeat

Posted by Adam on May 14, 2012 at 8:30 PM

In 2011, the Wyoming Valley League was the strongest in the Region Five Postseason.  League members Plains and Back Mountain ran through the Regional Tournament at Bloomsburg, finishing as the top two teams.  Although Back Mountain knocked Plains off in the Winners' Bracket Final of the tournament, Plains was better on the final day, defeating Back Mountain twice for the regional title and the trip to the State Tournament.  This year's league season is sch...

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Region Five's District 11 Readies for 2012

Posted by Adam on May 14, 2012 at 7:35 PM

District 11, which is located in Northeast Pennsylvania, begins play on June 2nd.  The league is comprised of nine Scranton area teams and the top six will make the playoffs.  Last year Green Ridge won the league title and finished with a 2-2 record at the regional tournament.  They'll likely be near the top of the league again this year, and Carbondale/Lakeland and Abington have also been strong in the past at the league and regional level.  A full l...

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