Softball enthusiasts have enjoyed many softball games over the past few months, and now in just a few days, the Abaco Softball Association (ASA) will host its 2015 playoff season.
Teams will compete in a best-of-seven game series with teams advancing to the Abaco softball championship round.
According to ASA President Haziel McDonald, playoffs begin this weekend on Sept. 11. Leading off the playoff series are the Sluggers vs 5 Star Ag &Turf Bulldogs in Game 1 at 7:30 p.m. followed by the Latema Boys Construction Destroyers and Simple Solution Sharks (Game 1) at 9 p.m. on Sept. 11.
Another double header is lined up for the following night – Sept. 12 – with an appearance by the women’s teams. Major Pain faces off with the Lady Legends (Game 1) at 7:30 p.m., while the Sharks and Destroyers (Game 2) close out the night with their game at 9 p.m.
Get ready for a mid-week game between Lady Legends and Major Pain (Game 2) on Wednesday, Sept. 16 at 7:30 p.m. Games resume on Friday, Sept. 18 with the Bulldogs versus Sluggers(Game 2) at 7:30 p.m. and Destroyers vs Sharks (Game 3) at 9 p.m.
Major Pain and Lady Legends (Game 3) take over the field on Saturday, Sept. 19 at 6 p.m. for the first of three games. The second game of the night features the Sluggers vs. Bulldogs (Game 3) at 7:30 p.m. then Sharks vs Destroyers (Game 4) at 9 p.m.
Beyond Game 4, it depends on how many wins each team accumulates in order to remain in this best of seven series. With that in mind, Lady Legends and Major Pain play Game 4 on Wednesday, Sept. 23, while Sluggers and Bulldogs also compete in Game 4 on Friday, Sept. 25 at 7:30 p.m. and the Sharks and Destroyers in Game 5 at 9 p.m.
Major Pain and Lady Legends battle it out again on Saturday, Sept. 26 at 6 p.m. and Sharks vs Destroyers in Game 6 at 9 p.m.Lady Legends and Major Pain bring softball action to Wednesdays again on Sept. 30 in Game 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Playoff games continue into October with Major Pain and Lady Legends playing their final game (Game 7) on Oct. 2 at 7:30 p.m.Destroyers and Sharks play Game 7 at 9 p.m. On Saturday, Oct. 3 the Bulldogs and Sharks play back-to-back games at 7:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to close out the playoffs.