Mercy ends Maryvale’s reign in IAAM B softball playoff opener; John Carroll and Mount Carmel out to repeat


Friday’s opening round results

B Conference

No. 7 seed Annapolis Area Christian School 5, No. 10 St. Vincent Pallotti 1

No. 8 Mercy 13, No. 9 Maryvale Prep 12


Tuesday’s quarterfinals schedule

C Conference

Beth Tfiloh/Park School winner vs. Oldfields/IND winner

Concordia Prep/Mount Carmel winner vs. St. Timothy’s/Friends winner


B Conference

No. 8 Mercy at No. 1 Chapelgate Christian Academy

No. 5 Notre Dame Prep at No. 4 Bryn Mawr School

No. 7 Annapolis Area Christian at No. 2 St. Paul’s School

No. 6 Roland Park Country School at No. 3 St. John’s Catholic Prep

A Conference

No. 5 Catholic at No. 4 Mount de Sales Academy

Thursday’s semifinals schedule

(at higher seed)

C Conference

Oldfields/Catholic winner vs. Key/St. Timothy’s winner

Pallotti/Beth Tfiloh winner vs. Mount Carmel/Concordia winner

B Conference

Mercy/Chapelgate Christian winner vs. Notre Dame Prep/Bryn Mawr winner

Annapolis Area Christian/St. Paul’s winner at Roland Park Country/St. John’s Catholic winner

A Conference

Catholic/Mount de Sales winner at No. 1 Archbishop Spalding

No. 3 John Carroll School at No. 2 McDonogh School

Championship schedule

Saturday May 12

at Harford Community College

A final, 12 p.m.

C final, 1 p.m.

B final, 2 p.m.