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KSHSAA Unveils Regional Softball Brackets for Class 3A and Class 2-1A

Kansas State High School Activities Association
Kansas State High School Activities Association

The Kansas State High School Activities Association on Wednesday revealed the Regional Softball brackets for all classes.

The Russell-Victoria Lady Bronco Softball (1-23) is the #8 seed in the Class 3A Hoisington Regional and will face top seed Southeast of Saline (19-3) in the first round on Monday, May 13 in Hoisington.  That game will be played approximately 25 minutes after the conclusion of the game between #4 seed Minneapolis (14-8) and #5 seed Ellsworth (11-7), which begins at 4 p.m.   The winners of these two contests will face off in a Regional Semifinal at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14 also in Hoisington.

The other first round matchups are #2 seed Hoisington-Central Plains (18-6) against #7 seed Smoky Valley (6-14) and #3 seed Beloit (14-7) facing #6 seed Rooks County (Plainville-Stockton) (6-12). The winners of these two games will meet in a Regional Semifinal at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14 with the Championship game set for later Tuesday evening.  The Regional Champion advances to the Class 3A State Tournament May 23 and 24 in Topeka.

SYLVAN-LUCAS TO HOST CLASS 2-1A REGIONAL

Sylvan-Lucas Unified High School has been selected to host a Class 2-1A Regional at the Sylvan Grove Fairgrounds.  The first round games will be played at the home of the higher seeds on Monday, May 13 with the Semifinal and Championship games to be played in Sylvan on Tuesday, May 14.

Sylvan-Lucas (6-14) is the #6 seed and will travel to Hays to face #3 seed TMP-Marian (18-8) on Monday, May 13 at 5:30 p.m.  The two teams squared off on May 3 with the Lady Monarchs sweeping the doubleheader at home.  The winner will go up against the winner of the game between #2 seed Ellis (13-5) and #7 seed Ellinwood (6-16) in the second semifinal on May 14 at 4:30 p.m. in Sylvan Grove.  

Before the Lady Mustangs begin Regional play they will finish their regular season on Thursday, May 9 with a doubleheader at Little River.

The other side of the bracket features top seed Ell-Saline (13-5) meeting #8 seed Sacred Heart (5-15) and #4 seed Little River (10-11) taking on #5 seed Bennington (8-12).  The winners square off in the first semifinal on May 14 at 2 p.m. in Sylvan Grove.  The Championship game is set for 6 p.m. on May 14 with the winner advancing to the Class 2-1A State Tournament May 23 and 24 in Pratt.

Class 3A Hoisington Regional Bracket

Class 2-1A Sylvan-Lucas Regional Bracket