Owatonna's 3-1 first inning lead didn't hold up against Rochester Century in Thursday's Section 1AAAA losers bracket game. The Panthers won 4-3.

Century scored three in the fifth to get the win. Owatonna's season ends with an 11-11 record. The Huskies' seniors are Kayla Johnson, Kiana Butler, Kirstin Pumper and Millie Wanous.

Century lost to Lakeville South 2-0 in the next round. Lakeville North knocked out Rochester Mayo 12-2, leaving no Big Nine teams in the 1AAAA tournament. New Prague and Farmington are each 2-0 and meet in Tuesday's winners bracket final.

In the Section 2AA softball tournament, No. 2 seed Jordan blanked No. 7 NRHEG 4-0. Jordan outhit the Panthers 6-3 with two home runs. NRHEG plays an elimination game Saturday at 12PM in Caswell Park in North Mankato against Belle Plaine. The winner plays again at 4PM.

Among the Thursday baseball games were a pair of close finishes for Blooming Prairie and Triton, who were eliminated from the playoffs. Blooming Prairie lost to Bethlehem Academy 3-2 in the 1A tournament and Triton fell to Pine Island 2-0 in Section 1AA.

Scoreboard, May 26
Baseball
Section 1A
Bethlehem Academy 3, Blooming Prairie 2
Lyle-Pacelli 2, Southland 1
Hayfield 8, JWP 5
USC 10, Alden-Conger 0
Wabasha-Kellog 9, Mabel-Canton 0
Goodhue 13, Schaeffer Academy 3
Randolph 10, Spring Grove 0
Lewiston-Altura 5, Rushford-Peterson 0
Section 1AA
Pine Island 2, Triton 0
Zumbrota-Mazeppa 7, Lourdes 6
Dover-Eyota 2, GMLOK 1
Lake City 3, Caledonia 2
Winona Cotter 7, Plaineview-Elgin-Millville 4
Chatfield 3, LaCrescent 2
Fillmore Central 5, St. Charles 0
Softball
Section 1AAAA
Winners bracket
New Prague 2, Lakeville South 1
Farmington 5, Lakeville North 0
Losers bracket
Rochester Mayo 3, John Marshall 2
Century 4, Owatonna 3
Lakeville North 12, Mayo 2
Lakeville South 2, Century 0
Section 1AAA
Winners bracket
Winona 4, Byron 3
Kasson-Mantorville 3
Losers bracket
Stewartville 6, Albert Lea 2
Austin 5, Red Wing 4
Stewartville 4, Northfield 3
Austin 6, Byron 3
Section 2AA
Jordan 4, NRHEG 0
St. Peter 5, Belle Plaine 3
Le Sueur-Henderson 10, LCWM 0
Fairmont 5, WEM 2