Armed with a strong pitching staff and key returners, Father Judge hopes to make some noise.
With the end of the regular season nearly upon us, here is a closer look at the state of some of the area’s top baseball programs on the eve of the postseason (records through Monday):
After two hard-fought losses to open the Catholic League baseball season, Father Judge head coach Tim Ginter opted for the Rocky movie analogy instead of Silver Linings Playbook.
— High school baseball players and coaches in the Northeast are ready for the 2013 season. Are you?
— GW's Frank McFillin has had plenty of football success, but his unusually large family keeps him grounded.
— Reigning Public League champ Frankford is poised to repeat, but how will the rest of the season unfold?
Father Judge pitcher CJ Felthaus has overcome numerous obstacles to compete on the diamond. The senior copes with hemophilia, a blood-clotting disorder, and also is recovering from a shoulder injury.