For the first time this spring, Mother Nature has wiped out several are high school sporting events.
The rain caused the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference’s lacrosse championship games to be postponed for two days.
The Our Lady of Good Counsel High School girls lacrosse team is now scheduled to play for its ninth consecutive title against Academy of the Holy Cross at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Ludwig Field on the University of Maryland, College Park campus. Gonzaga faces DeMatha Catholic for the boys championship at 7 p.m.
All of the Maryland Seconday Schools Athletic Association’s region semifinal girls lacrosse playoff games involving local teams are still scheduled to be played, but some locations have changed. The following schedule is accurate as of 2:30 p.m. Monday.
Class 4A/3A West
No. 4 Montgomery Blair at No. 1 Sherwood, 5:15 p.m.
No. 3 James H. Blake at No. 2 Winston Churchill, 5 p.m.
Class 4A/3A North
No. 4 Howard at No. 1 Quince Orchard, 5:15 p.m.
No. 3 Urbana at No. 2 Westminster at Franklin High School, 5 p.m.
Class 3A/2A West
No. 4 Tuscarora at No. 1 Damascus at Walter Johnson High School, 6 p.m.
No. 11 Middletown at No. 2 Century at Oakdale High School, 5 p.m.
BaseballAll of the region baseball playoff games scheduled for Monday in Frederick and Montgomery counties were called off by the rain. They have been rescheduled for Tuesday:
James H. Blake at Westminster, 4 p.m.
Northwest at Col. Zadok Magruder, 4 p.m.
Northwood at North Hagerstown, 4 p.m.
Paint Branch at Dulaney, 4 p.m.
Sherwood at Mergenthaler, 4 p.m.
Gov. Thomas Johnson at Seneca Valley, 4 p.m.
Urbana at Rockville, 4 p.m.
Bethesda-Chevy Chase at Richard Montgomery, 4:30 p.m.
Middletown at Catoctin, 4:30 p.m.
Smithsburg at Brunswick, 5:30 p.m.
Gaithersburg at Walt Whitman, 6 p.m.