Weekend Roundup — March 23, 2015

Just when we thought we were done with the snow, huh? Yet another weekend with a bunch of games cancelled, and these are conference games we’re talking about now. There was just enough turf and warmth for some teams to get outside up north, and a few were lucky enough to be playing down south. If you’re on grass, though, you better hope your facilities guys have an incentive-laden contract. They’ve got a busy week ahead if we don’t want to be canceling into the last weekend of March.

On the field, nobody really blew the doors off. None of the can’t-miss 4-0 and 5-0 weeks we’ve been seeing. Still, though, some good weeks, and plenty of exciting baseball. More after the jump.

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Weekend Roundup — March 16, 2015

All in all, most teams weren’t at their best in one of the last weekends before conference play. Only a handful distinguished themselves in Divisions I and II, the many of DIII’s best didn’t quite measure up in games against the nation’s elite. A wake-up call for many, but there were also plenty of teams who’ll be happy with the weeks they put together.

In Division I, the state of Connecticut fared well, with UConn, Yale, and CCSU all turning in winning weeks. In Division II, a Franklin Pierce team powered by one of the nation’s top pitching staffs continued its white-hot start. In Division III, Wesleyan picked up a top-5 win, and Becker and Maine-Farmington both grabbed conference wins as a part of perfect weeks.

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This Weekend in Division III — March 12, 2015

If you’re in Florida this week, I’m jealous, and not just because of the weather. A good chunk of New England’s best start their spring trips this weekend, and they didn’t mess around with scheduling either. I usually do a Ranked Matchups section, but that’d be a post by itself this week. If you’re in Winter Haven, Auburndale, or Port Charlotte this weekend, you’re in for some great baseball.

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This Weekend in Division III — March 5, 2015

Division III explodes onto the scene this weekend, with more than half of New England’s teams in action. It’s a deep region, with many of last year’s playoff teams returning talent and other teams waiting in the wings. Most of them have scheduled like they mean business, as you’ll see below, and it’ll prep them for what looks to be another year of tightly contested playoff chases and exciting conference tournaments. Here’s a conference-by-conference rundown of this weekend’s games.

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