Brackets ad Schedule for CIAC Softball Tournament

The brackets for the CIAC Softball State Tournament was released at the end of the past week. Nine of the schools that TSD covers will compete in the tournament. Below is a list of these teams and their seeds as well as the opponent in their first round games. All of the first round games will be played Monday at 3:30.

Class LL: No. 4 South Windsor (16-3) will play host to No. 29 West Haven (8-12). If the Bobcats win,, they will face either No. 13 Mercy or No. 20 Hand. South Windsor advanced to last year’s semifinals. No. 27 Glastonbury (9-11) will play at No. 6 Newtown (16-4). If the Tomahawks win, they will face either No. 11 Westhill or No. 22 Conard. Glastonbury did not qualify for last year’s tournament.

Class L: No. 24 RHAM (9-11) will play at No. 9 Barlow (15-5). If the Sachems win, they will face either No. 8 Sheehan or No.  25 Sacred Heart Academy. RHAM lost in last year’s first round. No. 4 Rockville (16-4) earned a first-round bye and will play either No.13 Watertown or No. 20 North Haven in the second round. RHS lost n last year’s second round.

Class M: No. 6 Tolland (16-4) will face No. 27 East Hampton (9-11). If THS wins, it will face either No. 11 Northwestern or No. 22 Plainfield. Tolland lost in last year’s first round. No. 7 Rocky Hill (16-4)will host No. 26 00Prince Tech (9-9). If the Terriers win, they will face either No. 10 Granby or No. 23 Montville. Rocky Hill lost in the semifinals last year to eventual champion Seymour. No. 16 Suffield (15-5) will play No. 17 Ellington (14-5). The winner of the rivalry game will face No. 1 St. Joseph, who is undefeated. Suffield advanced to last year’s quarterfinals and Ellington to the second round. No. 29 Fermi (8-12) will play at No. 4 North Branford (17-3). If FHS wins, it will face either No. 13 Coginchaug or No. 20 Haddam-Killingworth. Fermi did not compete in last year’s tournament.

Class S: No. 26 Cromwell (9-11) will face No. 7 MLC (11-4). If the Panthers win, they will play either No. 10 Wolcott Tech or  No. 23 Tourtelotte. Cromwell advanced to last year’s second round.



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