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Region 6 Tournament Team Capsules

Posted by Legion Baseball on July 20, 2012 at 2:00 PM

Region 6 Tournament Capsules



League: Host, Allegheny East

Manager: William Holmes

How They Got Here: Plum defeated Penn Hills 6-0 and Springdale 2-1 in the Allegheny East playoffs. Plum last hosted regionals in 2010 and finished 0-2.



League: Beaver County Champion

Manager: Dave Denniston

How They Got Here: Hopewell swept River City three games to none in the league championship series. Hopewell won the 2010 regional tournament.


West Mifflin

League: Allegheny South #1 Seed

Manager: Tom Simcho

How They Got Here: West Mifflin advanced to the regional tournament by winning three straight in the league playoffs, including a 9-7 win over Upper St. Clair in the Winners' Bracket Final.


Upper St. Clair

League: Allegheny South #2 Seed

Manager: Sev McMurtry

How They Got Here: Despite a loss to West Mifflin, Upper St. Clair rebounded to claim a regional berth by knocking off Peters Township 13-2. Upper St. Clair last advanced to regionals in 2010.



League: Fayette County Playoff Champion

Manager: John Pryzbylinski

How They Got Here: Connellsville defeated Uniontown 16-11 following a 15 run outburst in the first two innings. One of the hottest teams in the regional, Connellsville has won eleven in a row.



League: Fayette County Regular Season Champion

Manager: Scott DeBerry

How They Got Here: Following a regular season title, Uniontown dropped the championship series to Connellsville. Uniontown is back regionals following a 1-2 finish a year ago.


Penn Hills

League: Allegheny East

Manager: Keith Borman

How They Got Here: Penn Hills qualified along with Plum through the Allegheny East playoffs eliminating Springdale 9-6 to claim the league's second bid.



League: Allegheny West Champion

Manager: Brandon Dittmar

How They Got Here: Houston qualified for the regional playoffs by defeating Keystone Oaks in the league championship series.

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