|Posted by Legion Baseball on June 29, 2015 at 10:15 PM|
The standings pages have been updated for each league in Region 2. The standings pages can be accessed by clicking on the league name after hovering over the region name at the top of the page.
As of the latest update the current league leaders are:
Berks: NorChester (11-1)
Bux-Mont: Pennridge (10-1-1)
Lehigh Valley: North Parklad (13-1)
Northampton County: Hellertown (13-0-1)
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|Posted by Legion Baseball on June 19, 2015 at 8:45 PM|
Souderton currently leads the Bux-Mont League in Region 2, but their lead is anything but comfortable. With a 7-1-1 record Souderton holds first place by just a half game over Pennridge (5-0-1) and Perkiomen (7-2). Pottstown (4-4) is three games behind the leaders. Plumstead (5-6), Quakertown (4-5-1), Doylestown (4-5), and Nor-Gwyn (1-2) are all tied at 3.5 games back. Warrington (4-6-1), Hatfield (0-3), and the Lansdale Cannoneers (1-8 ) are 4, 4.5, and 6.5 games back...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on June 19, 2015 at 5:30 PM|
A few familiar names sit atop the Berks County League's east division. The Bulldogs and Bears are a combined 18-2 in league play thus far. NorChester (10-1) enjoys a one game lead over Boyertown (8-1). NorChester's lone league loss has come at the hands of Boyertown in the league opener. Since then, the team has shut out five opponents (including a five inning perfect game) and outscored its opponents 115-25. Boyertown's success has come from winning close games,...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on June 7, 2015 at 3:15 PM|
Rain plagued a large number of games in southeast PA this week, leading to a number of postponements. Through play on 6/6, the leagues in Region 2 are shaping up as follows:
With only a handful of league games played, Boyertown (east) and Exeter (west) lead their respective divisions. Shillington and Twin Valley are still awaiting their first league contest of the spring.
There's a three way tie at...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on May 31, 2015 at 2:20 PM|
A slew of updates have been posted for all of the leagues in Region 2. The most up to date results can be found on the Region 2 schedule/results page and each of the standings pages has been updated as well. As always this time of year, weather and high school playoffs have caused a large number of postponements.
|Posted by Legion Baseball on May 26, 2015 at 4:15 PM|
All 525 Region 2 league games have been posted on the site. You can access the schedule by clicking on the Region 2 tab at the top of the page. The results will be updated as often as possible. If you have score information please email us and we'll get it up as soon as possible, thanks!
|Posted by Legion Baseball on May 23, 2015 at 11:25 PM|
The schedules for every team in the Schuylkill-Berks League in Region 2 have been added to the Region 2 schedule listing. Please note that a number of games have already been postponed due to high school playoffs.
|Posted by Legion Baseball on May 11, 2015 at 7:55 PM|
The Northampton County League in Region 2 has re-aligned to three divisions for the upcoming season. Kemp Post will not be fielding a team in 2015 and, as a result, the North Division has been dissolved. East Stroudsburg will move to the East Division, Big Pocono will move to the West Division, and the Birches will move to the South Division.
The schedule format will be altered to retain an 18 game schedule. The league's schedule will be available on...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on March 28, 2015 at 9:35 PM|
The Schuylkill-Berks League of Region 2 has switched from its previous two division alignment to a new three division layout. Previously, the league has employed a north division that was comprised of Schuylkill County teams and a south division comprised of Berks County teams. This summer, a third central division will incorporate several teams from the existing north and south divisions.
The new layout is as follows:
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|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 20, 2014 at 9:15 PM|
The Region 2 Tournament has featured some of the closest games across the state this weekend. On Saturday, Pine Grove of the Schuylkill-Berks League edged out the Birches of the Northampton County League 3-2 in twelve innings. NorChester, the Berks County champion, topped NorCo champion Bath 4-3. In the second doubleheader, Lehigh Valley champion North Parkland defeated Hatfield of the Bux-Mont League 8-3 and host Muhlenberg was downed by Bux-Mont regular season champion Nor...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 14, 2014 at 5:20 PM|
The Berks County League is down to three teams. NorChester earned a berth into the tournament's championship game with a winner's bracket final win over Exeter. They await the winner of Monday night's game between rivals West Lawn in Boyertown. Boyertown defeated West Lawn in the opener and NorChester on Sunday.
Three teams are left in the Bux-Mont League but they'll have to wait another day to crown a champion. Both scheduled games for ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 9, 2014 at 4:10 PM|
Once a common site for regular and postseason legion baseball games, Balliet Stadium in Coplay has played a diminished role since it sustained damage during Superstorm Sandy several years ago. A committee seeking funds to help renovate the stadium and restore it to its previous prominence has been formed.
For more information on the stadium and how you can help, take a look at the following story on the Morning Call's website:Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 6, 2014 at 6:45 PM|
Postseason league tournaments gear up across the state this week, so we thought we'd take some time to take a look back at which teams represented their league in state regionals last season. First up, Region 2.
Twin Valley and Boyertown went back and forth all season, and the postseason was no different. Twin Valley took the Berks and Region 2 title's while Boyertown claimed the PA state title. Both teams played well in Mid-Atlant...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Adam on August 11, 2013 at 10:55 PM|
Host Brooklawn eliminated Twin Valley this afternoon by a score of 12-6. As a result, Brooklawn will move on to the final day of the Mid-Atlantic Regional undefeated. The Brookers will play West Seneca, NY at 1pm. A Brooklawn win will give the New Jersey champs their third straight trip to the American Legion World Series. West Seneca must win to force a decisive final game.
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|Posted by Adam on August 10, 2013 at 2:05 AM|
Twin Valley and Boyertown will meet for the eighth and final time this season on Saturday afternoon, as they both try to remain alive in the Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament. Twin Valley elminated Gibbsboro, NJ on Friday morning by a 12-2 score. In the day's delayed nightcap, Boyertown lost to host Brooklawn 6-4. Twin Valley and Boyertown will play at 3:30pm in Game 10, the second game scheduled for Saturday. In other action, West Seneca, NY will ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Adam on August 9, 2013 at 8:50 AM|
Twin Valley and Boyertown will be back in action on the second day of the MId-Atlantic Regional in Camden, NJ. Twin Valley, a 3-1 loser to Stahl Post on Thursday, will begin the day with a matchup against Gibbsboro, NJ in Game 5. The game is set to begin at 9:30am. Boyertown defeated West Seneca, NY 6-2 behind the strong pitching of Tyler Bauman. The Bears meet host team and long time rival Brooklawn, NJ in Friday's nightcap.
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|Posted by Adam on August 7, 2013 at 7:30 PM|
Boyertown and Twin Valley will begin play in the Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament on Thursday. The tournament is hosted by Brooklawn and will be contested at Campbell's Field in Camden, NJ. Twin Valley will play Delaware champ Stahl Post at 9:30am in Game 1. Boyertown will meet up with West Seneca, the New York champion, in Game 2. That game will begin at approximately 12:30pm.
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|Posted by Vince R. on July 21, 2013 at 12:25 AM|
Zach Eddinger was not charged with a run in nine innings of work, and rode a big four-run first inning to a 6-3 win over North Parkland in the first round of the Region 2 American Legion playoffs.
“All of my pitches were kind of on today,” said Eddinger. “My fastball had a little pop today. It was nice to see.”
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|Posted by Vince R. on July 20, 2013 at 3:25 PM|
After innings of inactivity, something finally happened for Nazareth.
Something Nazareth pitch Brad Frase has never seen.
Things turned around for Nazareth, who beat Salisbury 4-3 at Boyertown High School in the first round of the Region 2 playoffs when Jake...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Legion Baseball on July 17, 2013 at 8:40 AM|
**Per the state director, this is the official bracket being used for this weekend's tournament.
Game 1: Schuylkill-Berks vs. Lehigh Valley #1, 9:30am
Game 2: Northampton #1 vs. Lehigh Valley #2, doubleheader
Game 3: Berks vs. Northampton #2, 4pm
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