Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic's baseball season came to an end Monday following a 1-0 upset against No. 14 Bishop Canevin at West Mifflin. The Trojans finished their season with a 14-8 overall record.
As the No. 6 seed in the WPIAL's Class A bracket, North Catholic advanced to the second round following a 2-0 victory against No. 11 Rochester. Senior pitcher Nick Tunstall allowed just four hits during the shutout win. Jack Anderson and Danny Lynch each knocked in runs for the Trojans.
North Catholic entered the playoffs following an 8-2 run in Section 4-A. The Trojans finished second in the section standings behind Vincentian. Both of these section losses came against the Royals, who were eventually eliminated in the first round. After opening the season losing five of their first 10 games, the Trojans posted an impressive seven-game winning streak to keep them in contention. North Catholic actually scored 10 runs or more in every game during that stretch.