By Tom Murphy
The Section 1AA East Sub-section 1AA softball playoffs start Thursday, May 24, when Spring Grove/Caledonia hosts La Crescent at 5 p.m. in Caledonia. The Lions are seeded first in the division while La Crescent is seeded eighth.
The winner of that game advances to St. Charles where the East Sub-section champion will be determined on Saturday.
On Saturday, the winner of the SG/C-La Crescent game will face the winner of the Grand Meadow/LeRoy-Ostrander/Kingsland (GMLOK) versus-Plainview-Elgin-Millville (PEM) game at 11 a.m. The finals are at 1 p.m. with the finalists advancing to the section tournament the following week.
After Spring Grove/Caledonia, St. Charles is seeded second and Winona Cotter is seeded third. GMLOK is seeded fourth.
JV wins doubleheader
Spring Grove/Caledonia won both ends of a doubleheader with La Crescent last Thursday. The SG/C junior varsity won the first game in a 10 run game and won the second game 11-8.