Baseball: 2017 North Photo Recap

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The following photos feature baseball teams from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2017 season.

2017 0602 PineRichland Baseball(Photo: Pine-Richland celebrates after winning the WPIAL Class 6A championship Tuesday at Wild Things Park in Washington. Pine-Richland defeated North Allegheny. Haley Nelson/Post-Gazette)

2017 0523 Mars Baseball(Photo: Mars' Anthony Michalski and a teammate celebrate after scoring a run Monday against Moon at North Allegheny. Mars won, 2-0. Lake Fong/Post-Gazette)

2017 0411 DeerLakes Baseball(Photo: Deer Lakes' Jake Kelly celebrates a home run by Alex Matter in a 3-2 win against Freeport. Peter Diana/Post-Gazette)

2017 0428 NorthAllegheny Baseball(Photo: Bobby Brown and North Allegheny have adapted well to the new pitch count rule. Pam Panchak/Post-Gazette)

2017 0428 PineRichland Baseball(Photo: Pine-Richland's Ryan Okuda is the Post-Gazette's Athlete of the Week. Pam Panchak/Post-Gazette)

2017 0526 Mars Baseball(Photo: Mars' Will Bednar allowed just four hits and struck out nine to lead the Planets to a 4-1 victory Wednesday against West Allegheny in the WPIAL Class 5A semifinal. Haley Nelson/Post-Gazette)

2017 0420 PineRichland Baseball(Photo: Pine-Richland's Jacob Maggi waits for the ball while North Allegheny's Ben Surman slides into second during their game at Pine-Richland High School. Pam Panchak/Post-Gazette)

2017 0505 DeerLakes Baseball(Photo: Deer Lakes' Zach Lubick has been a leader on the mound and at the plate, batting better than .460. Peter Diana/Post-Gazette)

2017 0505 NorthHills Baseball(Photo: In a time when many athletes focus on one sport, Luke Chutko has been a playoff starter in three sports at North Hills.)

2017 0526 Mars Baseball2(Photo: The Mars baseball team celebrates its semifinal victory against West Allegheny Wednesday. The Planets are in the WPIAL championship for the first time in school history. Haley Nelson/Post-Gazette)

2017 0525 NorthAllegheny Baseball(Photo: North Allegheny's Alex Mesaros dives into second base as Canon-McMillan's Cam Walker awaits the throw in the WPIAL Class 6A baseball semifinals at Boyce Mayview Park in Upper St. Clair. Haley Nelson/Post-Gazette)

2017 0601 Latrobe Baseball(Photo: Connor Mondock of Latrobe slides safely home against catcher Jack Anderson of Mars during the WPIAL Class 5A championship Wednesday at Wild Things Park. Rebecca Droke/Post-Gazette)