Sweetwater, Godley to begin regional semifinal playoff Thursday at ACU

Ron Howell
Staff Writer

Sweetwater and Godley have agreed to a best-of-3 regional semifinal baseball playoff series.
The opening game of the series between the Mustangs and Wildcats will begin at 4 p.m. Thursday at Abilene Christian University's Crutcher Scott Field, according to Sweetwater coach Roland Herrera. The playoff will then move to Brock at 2 p.m. Saturday for Game 2, followed by a third game if necessary about 30 minutes after the end of the second game. Brock is located about 35 miles west of Fort Worth.
Sweetwater (20-12) is making its first-ever appearance in the regional semifinals after beating Andrews in three games this past weekend, while Godley (26-2), ranked No. 8 in Class 4A, defeated Decatur in two games its regional quarterfinal playoff series.
The Sweetwater-Godley winner will face Snyder or Wylie in the regional finals. The regional champion will advance to the Class 4A state tournament that will be held June 8-9 at the University of Texas baseball field in Austin.