The scheduled Wildcats’ district baseball games at Mount Pleasant have been rescheduled until Friday, April 19. The varsity game will be at 7 p.m., following a JV game at 4 p.m.
The Wildcats come into the game in fifth place in the district standings with a 4-8 record. They are 12-10 for the season.
Mount Pleasant is two games ahead of the Wildcats in third place with a 6-6 record. Royse City holds down the fourth and final playoff spot with a 5-7 district mark putting them one game behind Mount Pleasant and one game ahead of the Wildcats. The Bulldogs also hold the tiebreaker against the Wildcats having swept the three-game series between the two. Royse City has Greenville on the schedule Thursday.
The weather has also forced cancellation of the Wildcats’ freshmen team’s game Thursday against Hallsville freshmen at Wildcat Park at 5:30 p.m.
In other area baseball news, North Hopkins now will play Cumby in their second game of this week on Saturday morning at 11 a.m. The game had to be rescheduled due to the weather and could not be played Friday due to the unavailability of umpires on Good Friday.
The Saturday morning game is expected to end in plenty of time for North Hopkins players to have time to get ready for their Saturday evening prom.