HASTINGS, Neb. — Wayne and West Point GACC forced a pair of if-necessary games Friday with victories at the state high school softball tournament.
Wayne defeated Beatrice 6-1 in Class B, and the Bluejays held off Fairbury 7-6 in Class C. Because the Lady Orange and Jeffs were undefeated entering the final day of the tournament, a second game for those two state championships need to be played.
The Class B game is tentatively scheduled to begin at 4:15 p.m., and first pitch in Class C is slated or 4:35 p.m.
Here's where you'll be able to follow live updates throughout the day, and you can follow @NEprepZone on Twitter or head over to NEPrepZone.com for more coverage. And also keep it tuned to our NEPrepZone scoreboard for the latest results.
And don't forget, the state tennis champions will also be crowned today. Follow World-Herald staff writer Gene Schinzel on Twitter for updates there.
Here's the day's softball schedule, and continue scrolling down for a live updates feed.
» Elkhorn 6, Gretna 0
» Papillion-La Vista 15, Elkhorn 2
» Wayne 9, Seward 1
» Wayne 6, Beatrice 1
» Wayne vs. Beatrice, 4:15 p.m.
» West Point GACC 3, Auburn 0
» West Point GACC 7, Fairbury 6
» West Point GACC vs. Fairbury, 4:35 p.m.