The first round of the city of Dana Point adult recreation sports league postseason is in the books. The recreation department’s co-ed kickball and softball leagues will now enter the semifinals.
Here is a breakdown of the first-round postseason action.
Sixth-seeded Pitch Please provided the lone upset of the first round in the Monday co-ed kickball league, defeating No. 4 seed Ron Swanson’s P&R 7-0 on Aug. 24. Pitch Please will advance to the semifinals, where they will face No. 1 seed Hairless Harriets.
On the other side of the Monday kickball bracket, third-seeded Hairy Larry’s narrowly edged fifth-seeded Blue Ball Crushers 5-4 in the first round. Hairy Larry’s will face No. 2 The District in the semifinals on Aug. 31.
There are only five teams in the Wednesday co-ed kickball league, which means the last two seeded teams, No. 4 One Kick Wonders and No. 5 Evolution Hospitality, had a one game play-in match to determine who advanced to the semifinals. Evolution Hospitality wound up with the 4-1 victory and will play top-seeded Luxe Restaurant on Sept. 2.
Grass Kickers, the second overall seed, and Just Can’t Kick Enough will play in the semifinals on Sept. 2.
In the first round of the Monday softball league, CrossFit Dana Point was able to upset S&L Catering, 12-9. CrossFit Dana Point will square off against No. 2 Feel the Heat in the semis.
In the top half of the bracket, The Gimps put on an offensive display against Dirty Ball Tossers in a convincing 21-8 victory. The Gimps will play top-seeded Dead Pull on Aug. 31 to determine who goes to the championship game.
The softball league will hold their semifinals and championship game on Aug. 31.