Area softball teams begin road to state tourney
The regular season is over and now the second season begins as the road to the state softball tournament gets under way for area teams on Monday.
One area team plays on Monday as Laurens-Marathon (5-21) will host Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire (7-18) in a first round regional game in Class 1A.
Sioux Central (11-10) will open Class 2A regional tournament play on Tuesday as it entertains Pocahontas Area (9-18) in Peterson. The winner of that game will play Alta-Aurelia (19-10) next Wednesday in Alta.