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NYSPHSAA softball final four at a glance

Saturday at Moreau Rec Park, Moreau (South Glens Falls)

Tickets: $8

Class A

Who: Williamsville East Flames (17-3) vs. III-Jamesville-DeWitt Rams (17-4)

When: 9 a.m.

Rankings: Williamsville East is ranked third in the state sportswriters' poll, while J-D is fourth.

Key Flames: SS Christy Mack-10 (.500, 5 HR, 33 RBIs), 2B Rachel Steffan-10 (.488, 2 HR, 28 RBIs), P Jessica Weaver-12 (12-2, 2.32 ERA; 21 RBIs, .459), 1B Bri Bucello (.472, 24 RBIs), CF Sam Crane (.451, 3 HR, 27 RBIs).

Next: Winner plays for state title at 1:30 p.m. Saturday against either IV-Maine-Endwell or VIII-MacArthur. Maine-Endwell is defending state champion.

Class B

Who: Depew Wildcats (17-5) vs. XI-Babylon Panthers (22-0)

When: 1:30 p.m. Saturday

Rankings: Depew is ranked fourth in the state, while Babylon is No. 1.

Key Wildcats: P Karsen Cotton-12 (16-4, 1.09 ERA, 183 Ks; .390, 16 runs, .894 OBP), 1B Annie DiPirro-10 (.492, 19 RBIs, 16 runs), LF Jordyn Petyk-11 (18 RBIs), 2B Andrea Taboni-11, SS Alyssa Nichy-11, CF Brooke Whalen-12.

Next: Winner plays for state title at 5:30 p.m. Saturday against either II-Cohoes or III-Solvay.

Class D

Who: North Collins Eagles (17-5) vs. X-Heuvelton Rams (19-0)

When: 11:30 a.m. Saturday

Rankings: North Collins is ranked fourth in the state sportswriters' poll, while Heuvelton is ranked second.

Key Eagles: P Rebecca Cyrek (.451, 25 RBIs; 0.25 postseason ERA), 1B Morgan Lawton (.477, 25 RBIs, 20 runs), LF Brianna Krawczyk (.370), C Rebecca Holmes (.387, 17 runs, 12 RBIs; 8 for 11 in playoffs).

Next: Winner plays II-Fort Ann or IV-Deposit for the state title at 4 p.m. Fort Ann and Deposit have each won four state titles, with Deposit entering as defending champion.

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