Things are heating up in local high school softball. Here's a look at some upcoming girls varsity softball matchups on the calendar from in and around Indianapolis, selected using data from high school sports site MaxPreps.
Liberty Christian vs. Indianapolis Howe
On Saturday, April 20, the Liberty Christian varsity Lions (6-3) have a home tournament game against the Indianapolis Howe Hornets (3-1). The contest will take place at 10 a.m. at 2323 Columbus Ave. in Anderson.
Lawrence North vs. Eastern Hancock
On Saturday, April 20, the Lawrence North Wildcats (3-6) face the Eastern Hancock Royals (4-2-1) in a nonconference game on their own turf. The first pitch is set for 10 a.m. at 7802 Hague Road.
Speedway vs. Monrovia
On Tuesday, April 23, the Speedway varsity Sparkplugs (5-1-1) have a home conference game against the Monrovia Bulldogs (6-3). The first pitch is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. at 5357 W. 25th St. in Speedway.
Decatur Central vs. Plainfield
The Decatur Central Hawks (11-1) have a conference game against the Plainfield Quakers (6-5) at home on Tuesday, April 23. It all goes down at 5251 Kentucky Ave., starting at 5:30 p.m. Decatur Central boasts a 6-0 conference record, and the visiting Plainfield girls are 2-4 in conference play so far this season.
Plainfield vs. Decatur Central
The Plainfield Quakers (6-5) have a conference game against the Decatur Central Hawks (11-1) at home on Wednesday, April 24. The game will take place at 5:30 p.m. at 1 Red Pride Drive in Plainfield. While Plainfield has a 2-4 conference record, the visiting Decatur Central girls are 6-0 in conference play this season.
Noblesville vs. Cathedral
The Noblesville Millers (4-3) have a nonconference game against the Cathedral Fighting Irish (9-2) at home on Wednesday, April 24. The clash will take place at 5:30 p.m. at 18111 Cumberland Road in Noblesville.
Southport vs. North Central
On Wednesday, April 24, the Southport Cardinals (6-7) face off against the North Central Panthers (4-6) in a nonconference game on their own turf. The first pitch is scheduled for 6 p.m. at 971 E. Banta Road.
Avon vs. Cathedral
The Avon Orioles (4-6) are due to play a nonconference game against the Cathedral Fighting Irish (9-2) at home on Thursday, April 25. The first pitch is set for 6 p.m. at 7575 E. Circle 150 South in Avon.
Franklin Central vs. Southport
On Thursday, April 25, the Franklin Central varsity Flashes (8-5) have a home nonconference game against the Southport Cardinals (6-7). The first pitch is set for 6 p.m. at 6215 S. Franklin Road.
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