WBA playoffs begin tonight
The Wisconsin Baseball Association playoffs begin this evening. Regional tournament play starts Friday and goes through to Sunday.
There are four regionals with eight teams per. One of those regionals is in River Falls where the home team Fighting Fish will look to make the state tournament again as they start off against Hallie tonight at 7 p.m. at First National Bank Park.
Two other Pierce County teams are in the playoff field. Prescott, which topped the St. Croix Valley League with the best record at 15-1, will also try to get back to state. The Pirates' first playoff game is on Saturday at 4 p.m. against Merrill in River Falls.
Ellsworth will also be playing on Saturday. The Hubbers take on Sparta beginning at 6 p.m. in Hallie.
The top two teams in each regional will play in the state tournament next weekend in River Falls.