Two of the freshmen sisters from Turner’s last state team -- Kailyn Packard and Olivia Mikkelson -- along with their teammates, have earned a second trip to state in the past three years.
Turner opens state play against New London at approximately 4:30 p.m. Friday, June 9, 2017. Rice Lake and Kewaskum play in the other semifinal, with the winners meeting in the state championship game at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 10, 2017.
Turner qualifies for state for the fourth time overall, with the most notable experience being a runner-up finish in Division 3 in 2002.
The tournament runs June 8-10 at Goodman Diamond on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus in Madison.
Tickets are $8 per session for quarterfinals and semifinals, $6 for each championship game and $14 for an all-day ticket on Thursday and Friday.
Tickets are available at the stadium or online with a convenience fee per session at: Expressoticketing.com/wiaa/pickevent.aspx?ecn=20.
The finals will be broadcast on FS Wisconsin or FS Wisconsin Plus. Divisions 2, 3, 4 and 5 championships with air on FS Wisconsin.
The championship finals also will be streamed live on the FoxSportsGo app.
Thursday, June 8
Division 1 Quarterfinals
Game-1: Wilmot Union (22-4) vs. Germantown (17-9) - 8 a.m.
Game-2: Menomonee Falls (22-5) vs. Oak Creek (28-1) - 10 a.m.*
Game-3: Kaukauna (26-2) vs. Oshkosh North (25-4) - 12:30 p.m.
Game-4: Stevens Point (23-6) vs. Sun Prairie (23-3) - 2:30 p.m.*
Division 5 Semifinals
Game-1: McDonell Catholic (20-4) vs. Belmont (28-2) - 5 p.m.
Game-2: Wausaukee (15-8) vs. Blair-Taylor (23-3) - 7 p.m.*
Division 4 Semifinal
Game-1: Phillips (21-1) vs. Juda/Albany (25-2)_- 9 p.m.
Friday, June 9
Division 4 Semifinal
Game-2: Shiocton (22-7) vs. Pacelli (19-8) - 8 a.m.*
Division 3 Semifinals
Game-1: Bloomer (24-4) vs. Laconia (23-0) - 10 a.m.
Game-2: Weyauwega-Fremont (21-9) vs. Marshall (24-5) - Noon*
Division 2 Semifinals
Game-1: Rice Lake (21-7) vs. Kewaskum (25-3) - 2:30 p.m.
Game-2: New London (23-5) vs. Turner (23-2) - 4:30 p.m.*
Division 1 Semifinals
Game 5: Winner of Game 1 vs. Winner of Game 2 - 7 p.m.
Game 6: Winner of Game 3 vs. Winner of Game 4 - 9 p.m.*
Saturday, June 10
Division 5 Championship Game - 8 a.m.
Division 4 Championship Game - 10:30 a.m.*
Division 3 Championship Game - 1 p.m.*
Division 2 Championship Game - 4 p.m.
Division 1 Championship Game - 6:30 p.m.*
- Approximate times
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NEED RESULTS?: The quickest way to get results will be to access the softball homepage on the WIAA website at: http://www.wiaawi.org/Sports/Softball.aspx and choose the appropriate results links.
PARKING AT GOODMAN: Parking permits for media with in-and-out privileges in Lots 60 and 76 near Goodman Diamond will be available for purchase. Media will be allowed to temporarily access the circle in front of the stadium to drop off equipment prior to parking. Please plan accordingly.