UPDATED 5/6: Game on for Townball ’12. ‘Cats Dropped in Opener. Jays sogged out…
The MBA Class C Prior Lake Mudcats start their 22nd season (1991) on Sunday April 29th travelling to New Market for DRS League opening game action Sunday 4/29 2:00PM against the Muskies. The Mudcats will again be Managed by Greg Faue who led the team to a 22-16 overall record advancing to the final 16 in MBA Class C and their 1st State Tournament berth in team history in 2011. They lost in 14 innings to Class C Runner Up Waconia. This seasons playoff format is TBD but there will be 4 teams advancing from the DRS to state tourney 2012 action at St Cloud Putz/Faber. UPDATE: The Mudcats were unable to push across runners getting clipped 3-0 to New Market. Starter Ryan White took the loss and Jake Schmidt also made an appearance for the Mudcats who return to the diamond Sunday 5/6 travelling to St Patrick Bonin Field for 2PM DRS action with the Irish. (UPDATE 5/6: RAIN-To reschedule @ St Patrick game)
The MBA Class B Prior Lake Jays start their 26th season (1987) Friday May 4th travelling to Belle Plaine for 730PM start in the River Valley League and open at home Sunday May 6th hosting Jordan at 2:00PM. The Jays finished 2011 at 22-17 overall losing in the Final 12 at SuperSection B playoffs and were eliminated by Austin and eventual 2011 Class B Runner Up Burnsville. Mark Schroeder will be in his 2nd season as field manager. The Jays return to the RVL/Section 3B Final 4 in 2012 playing a best of 5 VS Shakopee, Chaska or Victoria. The 2 Section 3B reps advance to SuperSectionB Final 4 with 2 advancing to Class B State Final 8 for a double elimination format crowing a Champion on Labor Day 2012 in St Cloud. (5/6 UPDATE: BOTH PL Jays @ Belle Plaine AND Jays Hosting the Jordan Brewers were postponed. Belle Plaine will NOT reschedule. Jordan TBD-Check Back and call Hotline!) NEXT SCHEDULED ACTION @ White Bear Lake Sat VS. Duluth and Twin Ports (Hosted by Metro Knights).
Fans may consult www.priorlakebaseball.com or call the Integra PL Hardball Hotline at 952-226-3800 for the latest information on local baseball action. Season Passes will be available at home games and valid for Jays & Mudcats regular season home games and will also provide special offers at the full service concession.
https://priorlakebaseball.com/?p=1085 MUDCATS Report for 2011
https://priorlakebaseball.com/?p=1073 JAYS Report for 2011
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