Hoppers Down Miners 10-4 Sunday Night; Playoff Picture

Hoppers 10, Miners 4

The Hoptown Hoppers clinched the OVL West division championship with a 10-4 win over the Miners on Sunday night at Elmer Kelley Stadium.

The complete box score and game summary is available here: July 16 – Hoppers 10, Miners 4

Playoff Standings and Bracket

The win moved the Hoppers to 22-15 on the season and guaranteed Hoptown a #1 seed in the upcoming OVL Post-Season Playoffs. Madisonville dropped to 17-21 overall and back into a #4 seed with two games remaining in the regular season.

In the OVL East division, the Dubois County Bombers (27-10) clinched the OVL East crown last week and secured the other #1 playoff seed.

The 2017 OVL Playoff bracket is here: PlayoffBracketPDF

Remaining Regular Season Games

Madisonville hosts the Paducah Chiefs (17-20) on Monday night and winds up the regular season at home on Tuesday night against the Hoppers. Both games have playoff implications, with the bottom three teams in the OVL East within 1/2-game of one another.