FRYEBURG — Action in the Fryeburg Rec Women's Softball League is heating up.
With the playoffs in full swing just three teams remain in the hunt for the championship trophy and bragging rights: Frechette Tire, Mount Washington Valley Towing and Chalmers/Jockey Cap.
American Air Systems and 302/Settlers Green have both been eliminated from the double elimination tournament.
Frechette Tire, the No. 3 seeds in the tournament, currently sit alone atop the winner's bracket, having gone a perfect 2-0 to be the the lone team without a blemish on its record.
Frechette knocked off No. 2 seeds MWV Towing on July 20, and continued their winning ways by beating top seeds Chalmers/Jockey Cap 7-2 on Wednesday at the Field of Dreams Complex.
302/Settlers Green, the No. 4 seeds, lost to No. 5 American Air Systems on July 20.
MWV Towing ousted 302/Settlers Green in the opening round of the loser's bracket on July 25.
Chalmers/Jockey Cap earned an opening round bye at the top team during the regular season, and then met American Air Systems on Monday night at the Field of Dreams. Chalmers/Jockey Cap won the contest to advance to the winner's bracket finals, where the team met Frechette on Wednesday.
MWV Towing and American Air Systems met Wednesday night, also at the Field of Dreams. MWV Towing prevailed 11-1 to advance to the loser's bracket finals.
MWV Towing will play Chalmers/Jockey Cap on Monday (6:15 p.m., at the Field of Dreams) for the opportunity to play for the championship against Frechettes on Wednesday (6:15 p.m., at the Field of Dreams.
Chalmers/Jockey Cap or MWV Towing would need to beat Frechette twice to lift the crown.
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