Msgr. Farrell High School claimed its second CHSAA AA Baseball Championship in three years with a 3-1 victory over Iona Prep at St. John’s University on Saturday.
The previous day, the Gaels (22-9) beat the Lions to force a playback game.
Msgr. Farrell (24-1) won its second title in three years. Iona Prep beat Msgr. Farrell to win the 2016 championship.
The CHSAA Baseball All-Star Game — featuring 40 high school seniors from New York City and Westchester County — is scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday at Yankee Stadium.
It’s the first of three games at Yankee Stadium. The stadium will be cleared out after the all-star game and will reopen later in the day for the two Public School Athletic League championship games. Petrides High School meets Academy of American Studies AA Championship at 4 p.m., followed by James Monroe High School vs. Tottenville High School for the AAA Championship.
They meet again.
The Msgr. Farrell and Iona Prep baseball teams will meet for a second consecutive year for the CHSAA AA Championship.
The two teams are playing at St. John’s University at 7:30 tonight. If Msgr. Farrell, the Lions win a second title in three years. If Iona Prep wins, the Gaels and Lions will play Saturday for the championship.
Iona Prep beat Fordham Prep, 4-1, on Thursday to earn a spot in the championship game. Msgr. Farrell last played on Monday when it defeated Fordham Prep, 8-0, in the winners’ bracket final.
Iona Prep beat Msgr. Farrell in the 2016 championship game.
Msgr. McClancy and Iona Prep play at 4 p.m. today at Fordham University as both programs look to continue their march toward a possible CHSAA AA Baseball Championship.
The winner meets Fordham Prep on Thursday at Fordham University with the victor advancing to Friday’s 7:30 p.m. championship game with Msgr. Farrell at St. John’s University.
If Msgr. Farrell wins Friday, it wins the championship. If Msgr. Farrell loses Friday, the two teams meet in a playback game on Saturday at St. John’s University for the championship.
Msgr. Farrell (23-0) is appearing in its third consecutive championship game after beating Fordham Prep, 8-0, on Monday. Msgr. Farrell won the 2015 title and lost to Iona Prep in the 2016 championship game.
The CYO New York Archdiocese Track and Field Championships are set for Sunday, June 11 at 1 p.m. at Mount Saint Michael Academy in the Bronx.
Volunteers are still needed for the meet. Anyone interested in volunteering can contact Seth Peluso at Seth.Peloso@archny.org.
Visit www.cyony.org for complete meet information.
Msgr. Farrell (22-0) and Fordham Prep (17-6) play at 7 p.m. tonight at St. John’s University for a spot in the CHSAA AA Baseball Championship game.
The winner advances to the title game, needing one win for the overall championship. The loser opposes the winner of Wednesday’s game between Msgr. McClancy and Iona Prep.
Msgr. Farrell looks to advance to a third consecutive CHSAA title game after winning the crown in 2015 and losing in the 2016 championship game to Iona Preparatory School.
The CHSAA Baseball Playoffs open June 1 with a first-round doubleheader at Fordham University.
Fordham Prep and St. Raymond meet at 4 p.m., followed by John F. Kennedy Catholic and Xaverian at 6:30 p.m.
The playoffs continue June 2 with four games and June 4 with two games.
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