Softball, baseball postseason: 45th District tourneys open Monday

Published 11:55 am Thursday, May 17, 2018

The matchups are set for the first round of the 45th District softball and baseball playoffs Monday.

The Lincoln County Lady Patriot softball team, the girls’ three-seed, and the Lincoln County Bat Patriot baseball team, the boys’ four-seed, will be on the road for the post-season opening round, with Danville High School hosting the softball tournament at Millennium Park’s Field No. 1 and Garrard County High School hosting the baseball tournament at the Garrard Middle School field.

Boyle County (20-10), the girls’ top seed, will play fourth-seeded Danville (4-17) at 6 p.m. Monday night at Millennium Park while Lincoln (9-16) will take on second-seeded Garrard County (20-7) in the second game. First pitch for the second game will be 20 minutes after the end of Game 1.

Over at Garrard Middle, host Garrard (10-10), the boys’ three-seed, will play two-seed Danville (24-8) at 5:30 p.m. Lincoln (3-24) will take on top-seeded Boyle County (21-4) 20 minutes after the Garrard/Danville game ends.

The softball championship game will be played Tuesday, May 22, at 6 p.m. at Millennium Park and the final of the baseball tournament will be played Wednesday, May 23, at 6 p.m. at Garrard Middle.

Rainouts will push play to the next day.

Admission to either tournament is $5.