LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - There is not much left standing in the way of teams looking to make it to the state tournament in softball and baseball.
In softball, it is down to the final 8 teams with the regional finals taking place this week. The Pineywoods will be represented in Austin next week by at least one team. In 2A, Woden and Grapeland will go at it in a one game playoff. The game will be Thursday night at 7pm from Lufkin's Morris Frank Park. The winner will go to the state tournament.
In Baseball, the playoffs are in the regional semi finals.
In 2A, Douglass will play Maud. It will be a three game series with all the games being in Whitehouse. Game 1 will be Thursday at 7pm. Games 2 and 3 will be on Saturday. The first game starts at 5 pm. Game 3 will follow if it is needed.
Another 2A matchup will be Woden going at it with Carlisle. It will be a three game series with all the games happening in Gary. Game 1 will be Thursday at 6:30 pm. Games 2 and 3 will be on Saturday. The first one will start at 3 pm and will be followed by a deciding game 3 if needed.
In 3A, Central Heights will battle Clifton. It will be a three game series as well. Game 1 will be on Thursday in Franklin at 7pm. Games 2 and 3 will be Saturday in Madisonville starting at 3 pm. If game 3 is needed it will take place after game 2.