Several area teams advance at HS state softball playoffs
SULPHUR - Several area teams advanced to the final day of the softball season with quarterfinal wins in the Fastpitch 56 on Friday.
Catholic Pointe Coupee beat Ouachita Christian 6-1 and Ascension Catholic beat Hanson Memorial 6-5.
In Class 3A, Brusly fell to Jena 13-8 in 8 innings, while in Class 5A, East Ascension and St. Amant lost while Denham Springs advanced to the final four.
Semifinals and finals will both be played on Saturday in all divisions.