The Southington Shock eliminated the West Hartford Thunder by winning game 2 of their semi-final series, 7 - 6, at Hall High on Thursday night. The Glastonbury Arrows advanced to the Finals by defeating the Manchester Mavericks, 7 - 5 at Northwest Park the same night.
Southington and Glastonbury begin the best of 3 Finals on Monday night at 7:00 pm at Riverfront Park in Glastonbury. Game 2 follows Tuesday night at 7:00 pm at Southington High School. If necessary, a deciding game 3 will be played at Riverfront Park at 7:00 pm on Wednesday night.
Wednesday night, Southington edged West Hartford 5 - 3 and Glastonbury defeated Manchester 11 - 3 in the first games of the CCBL semi-final playoff series. Thursday night, West Hartford will travel to Southington High School and Glastonbury will head to Northwest Park in Manchester for the second games, which both start at 7:00 pm.
The Manchester Mavericks defeated the Simsbury SaberCats 5 - 3 and the Southington Shock bested the Tobacco Valley Renegades 6 - 2 in CCBL play-in games Monday night. Manchester will face the Glastonbury Arrows and Southington will play the West Hartford Thunder in best of 3 semi-final playoff series, beginning Wednesday night (July 23).
The West Hartford Thunder finished the regular season with a 14 - 7 record, and will be the #1 seed in the CCBL playoffs. The Glastonbury Arrows are the #2 seed, with a 13 - 8 record. The Thunder and the Arrows have byes for the upcoming play-in games.
Play-in games on Monday, July 21 are as follows: #6 Simsbury SaberCats at #3 Manchester (7:00 pm, Northwest Park) and #5 Tobacco Valley Renegades at #4 Southington Shock (7:30 pm, Southington High School).
West Hartford and Glastonbury will face the winners of the play-in games in best 2 of 3 game semi-final series, beginning Wednesday (July 23) night.