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Sectional pairings released

It will be four divisions for both boys and girls.

Monday, April 23, 2001

It will be four divisions for both boys and girls.

Girls softball will have four divisions this season when the postseason tournaments begin.

Sectional tournament brackets were drawn Sunday in boys baseball and girls softball.

The boys Division III top seed was Wheelersburg with Minford second, Portsmout West third, and South Point fourth.

In Division IV, Symmes Valley at top seeded and Green second.

In girls Division II, South Point was first seeded and Jackson second.

Wheelersburg was top-seeded in Division III and Minford second.

South Webster was first and Portsmouth East second in Divisinn IV.

Here is a listing of the drawings. Boys Division II baseball was not available at press time.

Boys Baseball

Division III

Friday, May 4

Ironton (7-8) at Coal Grove (13-5)

Lucasville Valley (9-9) at South Point (11-4)

Wednesday, May 9

Ironton-Coal Grove winner at South Webster (11-6)

Chesapeake (4-6) at Minford (16-3)

South Point-Lucasville Valley at Portsmouth West (15-3)

Rock Hill (6-7) at Wheelersburg (17-3)

Winners advance to district. All games 5 p.m.

Division IV

Monday, April 30

South Gallia vs. Beaver Eastern at Minford

Thursday, May 3

Eastern-South Gallia winner at Symmes Valley

St. Joe at Green

Winners advance to district. All games 5 p.m.

Girls Softball

Division II

Monday, April 30

Oak Hill (8-7) at Chesapeake (7-10)

Ironton (4-9) at Minford (12-5)

Coal Grove (4-8) at Fairland (12-1)

Wednesday, May 2

Rock Hill (8-6) at Jackson (8-8)

Waverly (8-8) at South Point (14-2)

Chesapeake-Oak Hill winner at Wheelersburg (10-3)

Ironton-Minford winner at Fairland-Coal Grove winner

Winners advance to district. All games 5 p.m.

Division IV

Tuesday, May 1

South Gallia (4-9) at St. Joe (1-8)

Green (1-10) at Portsmouth East (7-1)

Thursday, May 3

St. Joe-South Gallia winner at South Webster (10-5)

Symmes Valley (5-12) at Portsmouth East-Green winner

Winners advance to district. All games 5 p.m.