Section baseball action gets underway Thursday with single-elimination games for the local teams. Blooming Prairie at Faribault Bethlehem Academy will be on Power 96 radio.

Blooming Prairie (3-17, No. 7 seed in the subsection) has won three of their last five games and lost a close 10-6 decision to Bethlehem Academy (10-10, No. 2 seed) during that run. BA scored a 12-2 win over the Awesome Blossoms early in the season. Thursday's 5PM Section 1A game will be carried on Power 96 radio.

Also Thursday, No. 7 seed Triton plays at No. 2 Pine Island at 5PM in a Section 1AA contest.

Friday the 2AA playoffs include NRHEG (8-12, No. 13 seed) at St. Peter (11-9, No. 4 seed) at 3PM and Medford (11-8, No. 11 seed) at Tri-City United (11-9, No. 6 seed) at 1PM.

Baseball schedule
Thursday, May 26
Section 1A, West Subsection
No. 7 Blooming Prairie at No. 2 Bethlehem Academy, 5PM on Power 96
No. 6 Southland at No. 3 Lyle-Pacelli
No. 5 JWP at No 4 Hayfield
No. 8 Alden-Conger at No. 1 United South Central
Section 1AA
No. 7 Triton at No. 2 Pine Island, 5PM
No. 6 Zumbrota-Mazeppa at No. 3 Rochester Lourdes
No. 5 Dover-Eyota at No. 4 GMLOK
No. 1 Cannon Falls, first-round bye
Friday, May 27
Section 2AA
No. 15 LCWM at No. 2 Fairmont
No. 10 Maple River at No. 7 WEM
No. 11 Medford at No. 6 Tri-City United, 1PM
No. 14 Blue Earth Area at No. 3 Kenyon-Wanamingo
No. 13 NRHEG at No. 4 St. Peter, 3PM
No. 12 Le Sueuer-Henderson at No. 5 Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop
No. 9 St. James Area at No. 8 Sibley East
No. 1 Belle Plaine, first-round bye