Rain pushes section softball tourney games to today
BEMIDJI - Wednesday's scheduled opening two rounds of the Section 8-3A softball tournament in Bemidji have been postponed until today.
Rocori and Moorhead were scheduled to battle Wednesday afternoon and that winner was to face Bemidji in a 6 p.m. start.
Wednesday's rain and the forecast for more showers throughout the day forced tournament officials to postpone the games for today.
Rocori, the seventh seed, and Moorhead, the 10th seed, will meet at 4 p.m. and that winner will face the No. 2 seeded Lumberjacks at 6 p.m.
Section 8-3A Softball
Rocori (No. 7) vs. Moorhead (No. 10), 4 p.m. in Bemidji
Monticello (No. 6) vs. Sartell (No. 1), 4 p.m. in Big Lake
Sauk Rapids (No. 8) vs. St. Cloud Tech (No. 9), 4 p.m. in Brainerd
Elk River (No. 5) vs. St. Cloud Apollo (No. 12), 4 p.m. in Alexandria
Game 1: Brainerd (No. 1) vs. Sauk Rapids-Tech winner, 6 p.m. in Brainerd
Game 2: Alexandria (No. 4) vs. Elk River-Apollo winner, 6 p.m. in Alexandria
Game 3: Bemidji (No. 2) vs. Rocori-Moorhead winner, 6 p.m. in Bemidji
Game 4: Big Lake (No. 3) vs. Monticello-Sartell winner, 6 p.m. in Big Lake
May 28 (at highest remaining seed)
Game 5: Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner, noon
Game 6: Game 3 winner vs. Game 4 winner, noon
Game 7: Game 5 loser vs. Game 6 loser, 2 p.m. (loser eliminated)
Game 8: Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 winner, 2 p.m.
Game 9: Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 loser, 4 p.m. (loser eliminated)
Game 10: Game 8 winner vs. Game 9 winner, 6 p.m.
Game 11: Repeat of Game 10, 5 p.m. (if necessary)