Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Charlotte Catholic wins conference baseball title

Charlotte Catholic won the Queen City 3A/4A baseball championship with a 17-0 victory at Berry on Monday.

Catholic (14-7) finished 11-1 in the conference.

Winning pitcher Ryan Wiese (4-2) threw a one-hitter, and the Cougars banged out 13 hits. Danny Vliet was 3-for-4 with a double and three RBIs, and Sean Barcellona was 2-for-4 with a triple and three runs.

Charlotte Catholic will begin the N.C. 3A playoffs on Friday.

- Cliff Mehrtens