, Port Arthur, Texas

April 29, 2013

Area baseball and softball playoff information

David Coleman
The Port Arthur News

— Nederland softball sets area matchup

The Nederland softball team will play Montgomery in a Class 4A area round best-of-three series beginning Thursday.

Game 1 will be played at 7 p.m. Thurday in Montgomery. Game 2 is at 6 p.m. Friday at Nederland with Game 3 played 30 minutes after the end of Game 2, if necessary.

Nederland played Montgomery last season in the playoffs, droppingtwo games to the Lady Bears in the area round. Montgomery made it to the state finals last season before losing 9-8 to Smithson Valley.

PN-G baseball to face Summer Creek in bidistrict round

The Port Neches-Groves baseball team had its Class 4A bidistrict playoff opponent since Friday, but the two teams finalized the series Monday.

PN-G will play Summer Creek in a one-game series Friday at 6:30 p.m. at Baytown Sterling.

It will be the first time the two schools have met in the postseason.

Nederland baseball playoff matchup set

The Nederland baseball team knows who its bidistrict opponent will be, after Dayton beat Crosby 1-0 in a tiebreaker game Monday.

Nederland will face Dayton in a three-game series beginning Thursday.

Game 1 will be at 7 p.m. Thursday in Dayton with Game 2 at 7 p.m. Friday in Nederalnd. Game 3, if necessary, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in Nederland.