Softball district tourney set

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The county’s softball teams will play for District 29’s two region tournament spots next week in Bedford.

The district tournament will start with semifinal games Tuesday. Oldham County will meet South Oldham in the first semifinal at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, with North Oldham playing at tournament host Trimble County at 7:30 that night.

The winners of those two games clinch spots in the district title game May 22 and the Region 8 Tournament the following week at Gallatin County.

OC (17-11-1, 4-1 District 29) has won the district title three straight years. The Lady Colonels beat South 16-0 in five innings April 9 in Crestwood in the team’s first regular season meeting. OC will host the Lady Dragons (0-16, 0-5) at 6 p.m. Friday in the teams’ regular season finales.

North (13-14, 4-2) is 2-0 against Trimble (6-12, 3-3) this season. The Lady Mustangs beat the Lady Raiders 6-0 on March 18 in Bedford and 17-7 May 1 in Goshen.