Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Softball League set for Week 2 of game action
Friday, September 10, 2021 | 5:01 PM
The Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Softball League began its varsity season last Sunday with a pair of doubleheaders, and game action involving the 12 teams continues Sunday at six fields around the Pittsburgh region.
Peters Township and Bethel Park each are 2-0 after sweeps of Mt Lebanon and Seneca Valley, respectively.
Rain forced the postponement of four Week 1 doubleheaders.
Last weekend also saw kickoff tournaments for teams in the junior high and junior varsity divisions.
Shaler captured the JV tournament with a 6-0 overall record. It went 3-0 in pool play and 3-0 in the bracketed playoffs, defeating Montour (4-2 overall) by a 12-1 score in the championship game.
Mt. Lebanon Blue won the junior high tournament with a win over Montour, 13-8, in the championship game. It went 2-0 in pool play and was 4-1 in the bracket playoffs.
Sunday, Sept. 5
Peters Township 10, Mt. Lebanon 5
Peters Township 9, Mt. Lebanon 4
Bethel Park 25, Seneca Valley 6
Bethel Park 17, Seneca Valley 7
Sunday, Sept. 12
Shaler at Penn-Trafford, Penn Township Municipal Park, noon and 2 p.m.
North Hills at Baldwin, Baldwin Municipal Field, 1 and 3 p.m.
Peters Township at Bethel Park, Bethel Park High School, 2 and 4 p.m.
Hempfield at North Allegheny, Marshall Middle School, 2 and 4 p.m.
Seneca Valley at Mt Lebanon, Mt. Lebanon Middle Field, 5 and 7 p.m.
Plum at Montour, Fairhaven Park, McKees Rocks, 5 and 7 p.m.
Michael Love is a Tribune-Review Staff Writer. You can contact Michael by email at email@example.com or via Twitter .
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