Tigers Face Thunder Hawks In First-Round Of 3AA-North Playoffs 21 May 18

Brett Miller, KMRS/KKOK Sports Director

MORRIS – The Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta Tigers (7-10) received the no. 4 seed in the 3AA-North playoffs, and will face Montevideo (5-9) at 1:00 in Paynesville on Saturday, May 26.

Paynesville (13-3) is the top seed and will host Benson (1-14) at 11:00, with the winner from each game meeting at 3:00. 

Minnewaska has the no. 2 seed and will be the host site for the other slate of games, with the Lakers (13-5) hosting Redwood Valley (5-8) at 11:00 from Marthaler Field, and the winner facing either third-seed New London-Spicer (8-9) or Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City (5-10). 

Luverne (16-1) is the top seed in the south and will host St. James Area (2-12), and winner getting either fourth-seed Windom Area (7-6) or Jackson County Central (5-11). 

Pipestone (15-4) is the no. 2 seed and will host Martin County West (5-7), while third-seed Fairmont (10-7) faces Tracy-Milroy-Balaton (8-6). 

The first round of games is single-elimination, with winners moving on to a double-elimination format. All games are set for Saturday, May 26th.