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Today in NEPA Sports Nation, 5/1

The top two teams in Wyoming Valley Conference Division 1 baseball will try again today after weather prevented their scheduled showdown Thursday.

Hazleton Area travels to Dallas for a 4:30 p.m. game.

The Cougars have District 2’s best record at 13-0 overall and lead Division 1 with an 8-0 record. The host Mountaineers are 8-3 and are second in Division 1 at 6-1.

Hazleton Area is the top-ranked Big School baseball team in the Riverfront Sports Super Six Power Rankings.

The No. 1 girls lacrosse team also faces a challenge.

Scranton Prep (7-2, 7-1) is at Crestwood (11-2, 10-0) in a Wyoming Valley Conference Division 1 game.

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