Softball gets No. 7 seed in 2AAA

The New Prague Trojan softball team received the No. 7 seed for the Section 2AAA tournament, which starts Thursday, May 23. 

New Prague (11-6) will face No. 11 seed Minnetonka (6-9) at 5 p.m. Thursday at Caswell Park in North Mankato. The winner will face No. 2 Prior Lake (11-2) at 7 p.m.

First round losers are eliminated, while the remaining teams play an eight-team double-elimination tournament. Subsequent games will be played Saturday, May 25, Tuesday, May 28, and Thursday, May 30. 

First and second round pairings: 

9- Chaska vs. 8-Waconia

winner vs. 1-Shakopee

12-Hutchinson vs. 5-Mankato East

winner vs. 4-Eden Prairie

11-Willmar vs. 6-Chanhassen

winner vs. 3-Mankato West

10-Minnetonka vs. 7-New Prague

winner vs. 2-Prior Lake