WPIAL postpones Tuesday softball games at Gateway, Hampton, North Allegheny, Shaler

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 | 11:19 AM

The rainy weather that began over Mother’s Day weekend presented a curveball to the WPIAL softball playoffs.

The WPIAL on Tuesday postponed first-round games scheduled for the afternoon at four sites: Gateway, Hampton, North Allegheny and Shaler. Those games now will take place on Thursday, at the same time as originally scheduled.

Games affected included Connellsville vs. Mars, Trinity vs. Gateway, Shaler vs. West Allegheny, Hampton vs. Latrobe and Franklin Regional vs. Montour in Class 5A; Deer Lakes vs. Southmoreland, Freeport vs. Ellwood City and Keystone Oaks vs. North Catholic in Class 3A; and Springdale vs. Quigley Catholic in Class A.

Games scheduled at Fox Chapel, Peters Township and Trinity remained on as scheduled as of 11 a.m. Tuesday.

The revised schedule for Tuesday and Thursday is below. Games in bold were postponed.

Class 5A

South Fayette vs. Albert Gallatin, 7 p.m. Tuesday at Trinity

Connellsville vs. Mars, 4 p.m. Thursday at Gateway

Trinity vs. Gateway, 6 p.m. Thursday at North Allegheny

Shaler vs. West Allegheny, 4 p.m. Thursday at Hampton

Hampton vs. Latrobe, 6 p.m. Thursday at Gateway

Franklin Regional vs. Mars, 6 p.m. Thursday at Hampton

Class 3A

Deer Lakes vs. Southmoreland, 5 p.m. Thursday at Shaler

Beaver vs. Derry, 5 p.m. Tuesday at Fox Chapel

Freeport vs. Ellwood City, 4 p.m. Thursday at North Allegheny

Keystone Oaks vs. North Catholic, 4 p.m. Thursday at Hampton

Class A

Bishop Canevin vs. Greensburg Central Catholic, 3 p.m. Tuesday at Fox Chapel

Sewickley Academy vs. Monessen, 4 p.m. Tuesday at Peters Township

Jefferson-Morgan vs. Rochester, 4 p.m. Tuesday at Trinity

Mapletown vs. Jeannette, 6 p.m. Tuesday at Peters Township

Springdale vs. Quigley Catholic, 3 p.m. Thursday at Shaler

Doug Gulasy is a Tribune-Review Staff Writer. You can contact Doug at 412-388-5830, [email protected] or via Twitter .

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