Listen live Thursday evening at 4:30 p.m. on the Slocum Sports Network to high school baseball as the Kalamazoo Christian Comets host the Hackett Catholic Irish. It’s an early season meeting between two Southwestern Athletic Conference Valley Division teams.
Hackett is ranked first in all of Division 4 according to the April 12 rankings from the Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association. The Irish are 4-1 with the lone loss coming in a doubleheader split against fellow Valley member Schoolcraft, ranked first in Division 3. Meanwhile, after getting ranked 16th in the preseason Division 4 poll, the Comets are off to a 1-4 start. Most recently, they dropped two tight games to Valley foe Galesburg-Augusta, both by 2-1 finals Monday.
Listen to Thursday’s meetings between the Comets and Irish live on the Slocum Sports Network with first pitch set for 4:30 p.m. However, a forecast of thunderstorms could interfere with the festivities.