The Zumbrota-Mazeppa Cougars have won the past two Class AA Softball Tournaments and begin this year's run tonight at home against Grand Meadow-Leroy-Ostrander-Kingsland at 5:00 p.m.  Section 1 has a West Subsection and a East Subsection and the first two rounds are tonight and tomorrow night.  Thursday the West Subsection goes to Pine Island and the East Subsection heads to St. Charles.  The Section Tournament will be in Austin.

Rochester Lourdes is the top seed in the West Subsection and opens with Triton tonight at 5:00 p.m.  #3 seed Byron entertains Stewartville at 4:30 p.m.  #4 seed Pine Island is home against Dover-Eyota at 4:30 p.m.  The first two rounds are at the high seed prior to moving to Pine Island Thursday.  In the East Subsection top seed Chatfield hosts Caledonia/Spring Grove at 5:00 p.m. The #2 seed is Winona Cotter and Lake City goes there at 5:00 p.m.  #3 seed St. Charles has Lewiston-Altura come to their field at 5:00 p.m. and the other game is #4 LaCrescent hosting Plainview-Elgin-Millville at 5:00 p.m.

The complete bracket is below.

MSHSL State Softball Tournament Section 1AA Bracket. MSHSL Bracket