Sports Briefly… 3/21/13

Varsity slate

Here is the varsity slate of action for county spring sports teams for Friday, May 22 through Tuesday, May 26:

FRIDAY’S SCHEDULE

Tennis: Warren at Cathedral Prep, 4 p.m.

SATURDAY’S SCHEDULE

Tennis: Harbor Creek at Warren, 11 a.m.

Baseball: Eisenhower at Frewsburg (NY), 1 p.m.

Softball: Eisenhower at Frewsburg (NY), 1 p.m.

MONDAY’S SCHEDULE

Baseball: Jamestown (NY) at Eisenhower, 4 p.m.

Softball: Ridgway at Sheffield, 4 p.m.

TUESDAY’S SCHEDULE

Tennis: Olean (NY) at Warren, 4:30 p.m.

Softball: Eisenhower at West Forest, 4 p.m.

PIAA on PCN

The Pennsylvania Cable Network (PCN) will provide exclusive coverage of the 2013 PIAA boys and girls basketball championship games. PCN can be located on Warren Atlantic Broadband channel 9 and Youngsville Cable channel 41.

This year’s lineup features one team from the local area – District 9 Class A champion Johnsonburg. The Rams started their PIAA run with a win over county team Eisenhower before wins over Shade, Smethport and Lincoln Park Charter put them in the title game against Vaux.

Here is the network’s tentative schedule for broadcast of all eight championship games:

AA Girls: York Catholic vs. Bishop Canevin, Friday, March 22, 12 p.m. (LIVE); Friday, March 22, 4 p.m. (REPLAY)

A Boys: Vaux vs. Johnsonburg, Friday, March 22, 2 p.m. (LIVE); Friday, March 22, 10 p.m. (REPLAY)

AAAA Girls: Cumberland Valley vs. Spring-Ford, Friday, March 22, 6 p.m. (LIVE); Saturday, March 23, 12 a.m. (REPLAY)

AAA Boys: Archbishop Carroll vs. Imhotep Charter, Friday, March 22, 8 p.m. (LIVE); Saturday, March 23, 2 a.m. (REPLAY)

A Girls: Vincentian Academy vs. Tri-Valley Saturday, March 23, 12 p.m. (LIVE); Saturday, March 23, 4 p.m. (REPLAY)

AA Boys: Beaver Falls vs. Holy Cross, Saturday, March 23, 2 p.m. (LIVE); Saturday, March 23, 10 p.m. (REPLAY)

AAA Girls: Bethlehem Catholic vs. South Park, Saturday, March 23, 6 p.m. (LIVE); Sunday, March 24, 12 a.m. (REPLAY)

AAAA Boys: Chester vs. Lower Merion, Saturday, March 23, 8 p.m. (LIVE); Sunday, March 24, 2 a.m. (REPLAY)

College news

Warren Area High School graduate and Maryland-Eastern Shore senior baseball player Brandon Schott was 4-for-5 with three doubles, three runs scored and a run-scoring sacrifice fly in the Hawks’ 17-15 loss to Georgetown on Wednesday.