SOFTBALL: Blackduck, other area schools set for sections
The Blackduck High School softball team has earned the No. 3 seed for the Section 8A North Subsection Tournament. The Drakes (10-5) will host No. 6 Lake of the Woods in the first round of the tournament at 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, in Blackduck.
Kelliher/Northome (5-11) received the No. 7 seed and will hit the road to face No. 2 Red Lake Falls at 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Red Lake (3-5) was seeded eighth due to not meeting the minimum number of games played (12) required for a valid QRF. The Warriors will take on top-seeded Badger/Greenbush-Middle River at 5 p.m. Tuesday in Greenbush.
In the 8A South Subsection, Cass Lake-Bena (1-10) received the No. 8 seed due to not meeting the minimum number of games played. The Panthers will travel to Twin Valley to meet top-seeded Norman County East/Ulen-Hitterdal at 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Bagley (11-9) will open the Section 8AA North Subsection Tournament as the No. 7 seed. The Flyers will travel to face No. 2 Park Rapids at 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Seventh-seeded Laporte (1-8) will begin the Section 5A West Subsection Tournament Tuesday with a 5 p.m. game at No. 2 Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale.