Storms force playoff postponements
Drenching rains and thunderstorms to start the week forced the postponement of a handful of state playoff baseball and softball games involving teams from the Yadkin Valley.
The East Surry at West Wilkes softball contest also will be played tonight at 7 p.m.
Elkin at South Stanly baseball and Starmount at West Stokes softball also were postponed and will be played tonight. The Starmount-West Stokes contest, will start at 7 p.m. in King.
In games that were played Tuesday night, Surry Central lost a 3-2 heartbreaker to West Davidson in 2A action, while Wilkes Central beat Bandys 12-2. In the 1A playoffs, East Montgomery topped East Surry 5-2 and Swain beat North Wilkes 7-3.
Playoff soccer will continue tonight. West Stokes will host Piedmont at 6 p.m. in the 2A bracket. Bishop McGuinness will entertain Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy at 6 p.m. in a 1A contest.