Panthers meet TRF in playoffs
Park Rapids' 15-2 win over Bagley Thursday in the regular-season finale locked up the No. 6 seed for the Section 8AA baseball playoffs.
The Panthers will open the section playoffs at No. 3 Thief River Falls Thursday at 5 p.m. Park Rapids is 7-13 on the season while Thief River Falls is 8-9.
The other first-round games in the north half of the section pit No. 1 Detroit Lakes against No. 8 Bagley, No. 4 Roseau against No. 5 Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton, and No. 2 Warroad against No. 7 Crookston.
The Park Rapids vs. Thief River Falls winner plays the Warroad vs. Crookston winner at the higher seed on Saturday at 4 p.m. The section tournament moves to Crookston on June 2 for double-elimination play.