Softball regional semis this afternoon
Four Pierce County prep softball teams will be playing in WIAA regional semifinal contests this afternoon.
In Division 2 No. 3 seed Ellsworth, 9-4 overall, will be at Osceola to face the No. 2 seed Chieftains. In Division 3, No. 5 seed Prescott, 6-9 overall, has the tough task of facing No. 7 ranked Elk Mound in Elk Mound. And in Division 4, two county teams go head-to-head as No. 5 seed Spring Valley, 8-10 overall, takes on No. 20 Elmwood/Plum City, 14-4 overall, in Elmwood. EPC had a first-round bye as the top seed in its bracket and will host the regional final if they win.
Regional finals will be played Thursday at the highest remaining seed. First-pitches tonight will be at 5 p.m.