Regional Baseball Preview: Poland-NDCL, 5/26

Poland's offense is led by Anthony Calcagni, who's hitting .447 this year.

Poland Bulldogs High School Baseball - Poland, Ohio

Regional Preview: Division II Baseball – Poland vs. Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin
Thursday, May 26 at 5 pm from The Ball Park at Hudson

Hudson Regional Semifinals at The Ball Park at Hudson
Chagrin Falls vs. Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary, 2 pm on May 26
Poland vs. NDCL, 5 pm on May 26
Hudson Regional Final at The Ball Park at Hudson on Friday, May 27
Remaining Winners, 5 pm

2016 Poland Baseball
Head Coach: Rich Murray
Record: 26-3 (9-1), All-American Conference

Team Stats
Batting Average: .365
Earned Run Average: 2.44

Individual Leaders
Batting Average: Anthony Calcagni, .447 (43-96)
Hits: Anthony Calcagni, 43
Doubles: Anthony Calcagni, 14
Homeruns: Anthony Calcagni, 3
Runs Batted In: Anthony Calcagni, 28

Earned Run Average: Dan Klase, 1.17
Wins: Dan Klase, 6-1
Strikeouts: Dan Klase, 31

2016 Results
Poland 7 Marlington 6
Poland 4 Ursuline 4
Poland 7 Boardman 0
Poland 9 Southeast 1
Poland 15 Crestview 5
Poland 6 Mohawk 2
Poland 17 South Range 1
Poland 2 Champion 0
Boardman 2 Poland 1
Poland 5 Boardman 4
Poland 6 Springfield 5
Poland 9 Canton South 4
Poland 8 Canfield 7
Poland 8 Canfield 6
Poland 9 West Branch 7
Poland 18 Ursuline 8
Poland 12 Warren Harding 2
Poland 4 Fitch 1
Poland 13 Fitch 1
Poland 3 Marlington 2
Poland 4 Howland 1
Poland 7 Howland 2
Poland 11 Struthers 0
Poland 13 Warren Harding 3
Glenbrook (IL) 10 Poland 2
Poland 12 Waterford (WI) 3
Poland 8 Gahanna 4
Hudson 6 Poland 4

2016 Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin Baseball
Head Coach: Jim Clark
Record: 15-11

Lions’ Road: Entering the post-season losers of four of their last five, Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin was propelled to the District Final on the heels of back-to-back come from behind victories. After trailing 3-1 in the Sectional Championship to University, the Lions scored 5 of the final 6 runs to advance to the Districts. In their next matchup, they fell behind 5-0 to Perry before winning late (6-5) on a Vince Petro game-winning single. In the Final, the Lions gave Corbin Walnsch run support as NDCL advanced 9-0.

Top Hitters
Nick Cipriani, .353
Sam Frontino, .346

Top Pitchers
Corbin Walnsch, 3-2
Joe DiMattio, 3-2
Joe McMillan, 5-3

2016 Results
Solon 11 NDCL 1
NDCL 9 Geneva 0
NDCL 6 Perry 5
NDCL 8 Mayfield 5
NDCL 6 University School 4
St. Edward 4 NDCL 2
Ursuline 10 NDCL 1
NDCL 7 Holy Name 0
Walsh Jesuit 4 NDCL 2
Hoban 7 NDCL 4
NDCL 8 Nordonia 2
Benedictine 9 NDCL 3
Lake Catholic 8 NDCL 4
Chagrin Falls 9 NDCL 3
Hoban 7 NDCL 6
NDCL 7 Padua 4
NDCL 18 Benedictine 4
NDCL 6 University 1
NDCL 9 Padua 4
NDCL 12 Walsh Jesuit 6
Lake Catholic 4 NDCL 0
NDCL 7 Central Christian 5
Canisius (NY) 12 NDCL 11
NDCL 10 Bishop Timmons (NY) 2
Canisius (NY) 6 NDCL 2

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