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Callaway series pushed back

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY

Daily News

The Callaway Cavaliers were supposed to open their second-round playoff series against Pepperell on Tuesday, but the doubleheader was postponed because of rain.

The series will instead begin on Wednesday, and Pepperell will host a doubleheader at 1:30 p.m., and if needed a third game would be played on Thursday.

Callaway advanced with a first-round victory over Union County, while Pepperell swept Washington to reach the second round.

CALLAWAY VS. PEPPERELL

WHEN: Wednesday, 1:30 p.m. (doubleheader); Wednesday (if needed)

WHAT: Second round of Class AA state playoffs

HOW THEY GOT HERE: Callaway (19-9) finished second in Region 5-AA and beat Union County in the first round of the playoffs; Pepperell (22-10) finished first in Region 7-AA and beat Washington in the first round of the playoffs