Independence and Butler battle for fourth place

Patriots Noah Howie scores against Butler. (Ron Morris)

The Independence baseball team has two big important games coming up with Myers Park starting on Tuesday April 23rd.  Also, the Bulldogs from Butler must play the Eagles from East Mecklenburg in key conference match-ups. The Patriots must win one game to maintain fourth place and hold on to their position as the fourth seed giving Indy home field advantage playing the fifth seed in the opening round.

Southwestern 4A Conference Baseball Standings

Myers Park      10-0   17-1

Hickory Ridge  10-4  13-6

Porter Ridge   10-2   12-7

Independence  7-5   11-10

Butler               6-6     7-12

East Meck        5-7     7-14

Rocky River     0-12    2-12

Garinger          0-12    1-14

Source: Ron Morris Statistics