Baseball Playoff Breakdowns

Class 3A Baseball Regional Projections (5/11/2023)

Class 3A Baseball Regional Projections (5/11/2023)

We give are first Regional Projections using the latest CHSAA Seeding and Selection Index.  Remember for Class 3A you must be in the top 32 to make it to regionals.  Also, for Class 3A if you win your regional you make it to the double elimination bracket.

Class 3A

  • Thirty-two (32) teams qualify for the regional tournament based on the CHSAA Seeding Index (RPI/Maxpreps Rankings). League champions not in the top would receive an automatic qualifying position (minimum 5 teams in a league for an automatic berth).
  • 8 teams with the highest CHSAA Seeding Index (RPI/Maxpreps) will host a regional, the remaining twenty-four (24) teams will then be seeded by the CHSAA Seeding Index (RPI/Maxpreps) and then any first round league matchups will be adjusted. 
  • The bottom eight (8) teams may be moved for geographical purposes.
  • Regional Tournaments will be single elimination, with the 8 regional winners advancing to a double elimination state tournament to be played TBA at a predetermined site.

League Winner Predictions ()=Seeding Index

Patriot: Eaton (1)

Frontier: Bennett (28)

Metro: Faith Christian (5)

Western Slope: Coal Ridge (3)

Intermountain: Bayfield (4)

Tri-Peaks: Lamar (16)

First Four Out

Liberty Common (33), Middle Park (34), Moffat County (35), Centauri (36)

Bracket- League matchups will be avoided in the first round.  8 Regional winners will qualify for Double Elimination State Tournament. (5/11/2023)

Region 1
*#1 Eaton vs #32 Salida
#16 Lamar vs #17 Roaring Fork
Region 2
*#8 Resurrection Christian vs #25 Jefferson Academy
#9 Sterling vs #24 Peak to Peak
Region 3
*#5 Faith Christian vs #28 Bennett
#12 Berthoud vs #21 Manitou Springs
Region 4
*#4 Bayfield vs #29 Platte Valley
#13 La Junta vs #20 Basalt
Region 5
*#2 University vs #31 Gunnison
#15 Valley vs #18 Kent Denver
Region 6
*#7 Delta vs #26 Brush
#10 The Academy vs #23 Strasburg
Region 7
*#6 Montezuma-Cortez vs #27 Wellington
#11 Colorado Academy vs #22 Highland
Region 8
*#3 Coal Ridge vs #30 Pagosa Springs
#14 Alamosa vs #19 Classical Academy

*= Regional Host