(FRANKCLAY, Mo.) – The opening round of the Class 3, District 3 baseball tournament from West County High School will be heard Monday on AM 800 KREI and AM 1400 KJFF in its entirety. The action kicks off with the third-seeded St. Pius Lancers taking on the sixth-seeded Kingston Cougars.
Despite being slotted as the 3 seed in this district, the Lancers are 16-2 on the season and are ranked 4th in the state of Missouri.
Meanwhile, Kingston features a record of 6-10 but has won two consecutive games and Cougars head coach Kyle Nettles hopes the recently improving play will serve them well against a tough foe.
For the hosting West County, they’re receiving votes in state while wielding a 17-6 record and victories in 4 of their last 5 games.
Bulldogs head coach John Simily says it all starts with pitching.
Arcadia Valley is 11-9 and went a perfect 5-0 in in the MAAA Small Schools Division.
Tigers head coach John Inman thinks his players are ready for the tough road ahead.
Blackcats head coach Zac Bone shares his thoughts on that interesting statistic.