Medina Blue earns top seed for playoffs

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 10 September 2020 at 9:20 am

Photos by Cheryl Wertman – In action during Wednesday evening’s County 10U Division regular season finale at Butts Park Maddox Smith takes a healthy cut at the ball for Sandstone and Anthony Reese delivers a pitch for the Medina Blue team.

Avenging an earlier season loss, the Medina Blue team locked up the top seed for the upcoming playoffs by downing Sandstone 13-2 at Butts Park Wednesday evening to close out the Orleans County Short Season Baseball League’s 10U Division regular season.

Sandstone bested Medina Blue 16-7 in that earlier meeting.

The playoffs will now be held on Saturday at Sandstone Park.  The semifinals will have No. 2 Sandstone vs. No. 3 Medina Red at 10 a.m. and No.1 Medina Blue vs. No. 4 St Mary’s/Rotary at 1 p.m.

The championship game will be held at 4 p.m. at Sandstone Park.