Owatonna softball beat Austin in their playoff opener Wednesday, then lost to Hastings. Huskies baseball hosts Winona on Thursday to open the section playoffs.

Wednesday, May 20


Section 1AAA
First round
Owatonna 4, Austin 2
Winona 3, Faribault 2
Century 10, Red Wing 1
Northfield 10, Rochester JM 1
Second round
Hastings 6, Owatonna 3
Winona 2, Lakeville South 0 (upset of No. 3 seed Cougars)
Farmington 8, Century 1
Northfield 2, Mayo 1 (upset of No. 1 seed Spartans)

The Huskies will play Lakeville South Friday at 5:30PM at Todd Park in Austin in an elimination game.

Section 1A
Subsection semifinals
Blooming Prairie 11, WEM 1
Hayfield 9, Randolph 4

Blooming Prairie will play Hayfield at 5PM Friday at Todd Park in Austin in the subsection final.

Thursday, May 21


Section 1AAA
No. 10 Winona at No. 7 Owatonna, 5PM on KRFO AM 1390 and krforadio.com
No. 11 Hastings at No. 6 Mayo
No. 12 Faribault at No. 5 Century
No. 9 Lakeville South at No. 8 Austin

The winners advance to Saturday's section quarterfinals. The top four seeds are Northfield, Rochester JM, Red Wing and Farmington. They all have a first-round bye. The winner of the OHS / Winona game will play at JM Saturday at 1PM.

Section 1A
Southland at No. 3 seed Medford, 5PM
No. 7 Blooming Prairie at Hayfield, 5PM
Lyle at Randolph
Goodhue at top-seed Kenyon-Wanamingo

Section 1AA
No. 7 Triton at Cannon Falls
Stewartville at Kasson-Mantorville
Pine Island at Byron
Zumbrota-Mazeppa at top-seed Rochester Lourdes

Boys tennis

Section 1AA individual action begins at Faribault.

Girls lacrosse

Eagan at Owatonna, 7PM (final game of the regular season)

Boys golf

Owatonna at Brainerd

OHS gets another home game as they host Winona at 5PM Thursday in the section tournament. Roy Koenig, Townsquare Media