CHARLOTTE – Providence and Sun Valley baseball teams have reached the regional finals in the N.C. High School Athletic Association Baseball Playoff Championship.
No. 1 seed Providence takes on No. 3 Reagan to determine who represents the western bracket in the 4A state championship. Both teams are 15-2. Providence defeated Northwest Guilford 13-3 in the third round, Lake Norman 10-2 in the second round and Ragsdale 2-1 in the first round to advance to the regional finals.
No. 11 Sun Valley battles No. 9 Cox Mill for a spot in the 3A state championship game. Both teams are 14-3.
Sun Valley defeated St. Stephens 10-0 in the third round, East Rowan 5-4 in the second round and Southwest Guilford 7-1 in the first round.to advance to the regional finals.
The fourth round will be the regional finals and will be a single-game format rather than a best-of-three series.