The 14-4 Monarchs will play at 2pm on Tuesday, May 20th against either Holcomb or Haven who play on Monday. Lyons receives a bye on the other half of the bracket and will play either Lakin or Anthony/Harper-Chaparral in the other semifinal game. The two winners play for the right to advance to the 3A state tournament at 6pm on the 20th.
First Round (5/19) at Holcomb
No. 1 TMP-Marian (14-4) – bye
No. 2 Lyons/Chase (13-5) – bye
No. 3 Lakin (13-7) vs. No. 6 Anthony/Harper-Chaparral (1-19), 3pm
No. 4 Holcomb (9-0) vs. No. 5 Haven (3-13), 5pm
Semifinals (5/20) at Holcomb
No. 1 TMP-Marian vs. Holcomb/Haven winner, 2pm
No. 2 Lyons/Chase vs. Lakin/Anthony/Harper-Chaparral winner, 4pm
Finals (5/20) at Holcomb
Semifinal winners, 6pm
Monarchs softball No. 5 seed in Ellsworth Regional
The Monarch softball team will be the No. 5 seed in the Ellsworth regional which begins Monday (May 19). The 7-13 Monarchs open with No. 4 seed Plainville, a team they swept a couple of weeks ago.
If TMP-Marian wins, they will take on top-seed Beloit at 3pm Tuesday (May 20).
First Round (5/19) at Ellsworth
No.1 Beloit (16-4) – bye
No. 2 Ellsworth (13-5) – bye
No. 4 Plainville/Natoma (10-9) vs. TMP-Marian (7-13), 4pm
No. 3 Minneapolis (14-6) vs. Republic County/Pike Valley, 5:45pm
Semifinals (5/20) at Ellsworth
No. 1 Beloit vs. Plainville/TMP-Marian winner, 3pm
No. 2 Ellsworth vs. Minneapolis/Republic County winner, 4:45pm
Finals (5/20) at Ellsworth
Semifinal winners, 6:30pm