By Joey McWilliams
OKLAHOMA CITY – At least one Bryan County team will advance past the quarterfinal round of the OSSAA Class 4A slow-pitch softball tournament.
But on the other hand, only one.
No. 7 Calera and No. 3 Silo were paired in the first round of the bracket. Both teams made it to the state tournament in 2017 – Calera fell, 5-3, to Latta, while Washington narrowly escaped Silo, 16-15.
In Class 3A, No. 2 Caddo looks to make its run a step further than last season. The Lady Bruins advanced to the State Semifinals with a with a 16-5 win over Fort Towson, before falling to Tushka, 8-2.
All games will be played at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City. Here is a look at the schedule for local teams:
All games to be played on Tuesday, May 1
Dale vs. Haskell, 11:30 a.m., Field 3
Washington vs. Stroud, 11:30 a.m., Field 4
Silo (31-8) vs. Calera (25-14), 2:30 p.m., Field 1
Howe vs. Mangum, 2:30 p.m., Field 2
Dale/Haskell vs. Washington/Stroud, 4 p.m., Field 3
Silo/Calera vs. Howe/Mangum, 4 p.m., Field 4
Semifinal winners, 7 p.m., Field 1
All games to be played on Wednesday, May 2
Tushka vs. Wister, 10 a.m., Field 1
Navajo vs. Amber-Pocasset, 10 a.m., Field 2
Rattan vs. Boone-Apache, 10 a.m., Field 3
Allen vs. Caddo (32-6), 10 a.m., Field 4
Tushka/Wister vs. Navajo/Amber-Pocasset, 1 p.m., Field 1
Rattan/Boone-Apache vs. Allen/Caddo, 1 p.m., Field 2
Semifinal winners, 4 p.m., Field 1