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PSL road to Comerica Park begins with baseball league semifinals Friday

2012 Detroit Public School League Boys’ Baseball Playoffs (Seeding in parenthesis)|  Semifinals Friday, May 18, 4 p.m. Mega Division Cass (No.4) vs. Western (No. 1) at Northwestern High II Renaissance (No. 3) vs. King (No. 2) at Northwestern High I East-West Divisions CMA (No. 1 West) vs. Finney (No. 2 East) at Western High Osborn (No. 1 East) vs. Ford (No.  2 West) at Manz Field PSL Championship Games Wednesday, May 23, at Comerica Park East-West Championship game, 5 p.m. Mega Division Championship Game, 7 p.m. Admission $5. Gates open at 4 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at Comerica Park box office

Osborn stretches PSL Division II girls’ tennis streak to eight in a row

Osborn High won gold medals in seven of the eight championship matches to emerge with its eighth consecutive Detroit Public School League Division II girls’ tennis championship Friday at Barcus Tennis Center. Led by freshman Denae Williams’ 6-3, 6-0 victory against Central sophomore Elisha Lorick at No. 1 singles, Coach Rodney Wray’s Lady Knights scored 22 points to match the collective point total of Central and Kettering, which tied for second with 11 points. Northwestern placed fourth with six points followed by DIA with five and Cody with two. Southeastern and Pershing both were scoreless and Finney did not play. In addition to Williams, Osborn’s other singles winners were senior Diaz Givian, who defeated Central freshman Shianne Wilson 6-2, 6-2