Area Sports Briefs: Legion softball playoffs tonight
From staff reports
In the Legion softball state playoffs tonight, Rowan hosts Randolph at Carson High at 6 p.m. and Cabarrus hosts Stanly, with the winners advancing to the state tournament in Morganton. The format is one seven-inning game.
In the West bracket, Burke County is home against Hendersonville, and Rutherford County is at Shelby.
The team of Bev and Ty Cobb and Susan and JJ Wydner edged out the team of Walt Kincaid, Mary and Gene Seaford by winning on a scorecard playoff.
Mary Seaford had closest to the pin, while Kincaid had the longest putt.
Little League softball
The Rowan Little League softball minors team (8-10) won three of its first four games in the Tournament of State Champions, including victories against Georgia and Florida.