The WIAA released softball postseason brackets for Divisions 2-4 and the area is represented well with No. 1 seeds.
In Division 2, Marinette, West De Pere and Freedom were each seeded No. 1, while Fox Valley Lutheran is No. 2. Bay Conference foes West De Pere and Marinette could meet in a sectional semifinal, while Eastern Valley foes Freedom and FVL could meet in a regional final.
In Division 3, defending state champion Algoma and Wausaukee were given No. 1 seeds and they are on opposite sides of the bracket, which means they could meet in a state semifinal.
In Divisin 4, Oconto, St. Mary’s Springs, Mishicot and Laconia are seeded No. 1. Springs and Mishicot could meet in a sectional semifinal, while Oconto and Laconia could potentially meet in a state semifinal.
The postseason starts May 22 with regional openers and the state tournament is June 12-14 at Goodman Diamond in Madison.