(Updated May 25, 11:30 am)
Holly Springs will begin a best of three series against New Hanover in the NCHSAA East Regional Championship for a chance to play in the 4A State Championship game.
New Hanover will host game one on Wednesday, May 25 with first pitch coming at 7:00 pm.
Holly Springs will host game two on Thursday, May 26th at 7:00 pm. If needed, New Hanover will host game three on Friday, May 27th at 7:00 pm.
Holly Springs have steamrolled their way to the regional championship series. They defeated Rolesville, South Central, Cardinal Gibbons, and JH Rose to reach the regional championship.
In the State Quarterfinal game they crushed 1 seed JH Rose 15-2 and won on the mercy rule after 5 innings.
Holly Springs will hope their bats stay hot as they face their biggest challenge this season. New Hanover is the top seeded team in the tournament and is ranked first in the state of North Carolina per MaxPreps.
Check back to WakeCountyAthletics.com for updates throughout the series.