Opening round games for girls’ state tourney

Here is a look at the opening round of the KHSAA Fast Pitch Softball State Tournament from Jack C. Fisher Park in Owensboro:

THURSDAY

Pikeville vs. Clay County, 6 p.m. EST

Butler vs. East Carter, 6 p.m. EST

Central Hardin vs. Ballard, 6 p.m. EST

Warren East vs. Ryle, 6 p.m. EST

Boyle County vs. Estill County, 8 p.m. EST

Christian County vs. Marshall County, 8 p.m. EST

Bourbon County vs. Oldham County, 8 p.m. EST

Scott County vs. Apollo/Grayson County winner, 8 p.m. EST

FRIDAY

Pikeville will play either Central Hardin/Ballard winner, 10 a.m. EST or Pikeville will play either Central Hardin/Ballard loser, Noon EST