Hughesville, Loyalsock to play PIAA doubleheader in Pine Grove

Hughesville and Loyalsock will play a doubleheader at Pine Grove’s Walter Stump Stadium Thursday in the second round of the PIAA Class AA baseball playoffs.

Hughesville will meet District 11 champion Salisbury Twp. at noon. Loyalsock will meet District 3 champion Delone Catholic at 4.

Salisbury Twp. beat Neumann-Goretti on Tuesday, 6-2 in 8 innings.

If both Hughesville and Loyalsock win Thursday, they would meet in the PIAA semifinals Monday at a time and place to determined. The PIAA Class AA championship is set for Friday, June 14 at 3:30 at Penn State’s Medlar Park at Lubrano Field.

Canton’s second-round Class A game vs. District 1 champ Calvary Christian is set for 4 on Thursday at Wenger Field in Fredericksburg.

See Wednesday’s Sun-Gazette for more on the three remaining area teams in the PIAA playoffs.