Things are heating up in regional high school softball. Here's a look at some upcoming girls varsity softball matchups on the calendar from in and around Jacksonville, selected using data from high school sports source MaxPreps.
Englewood vs. Creekside
First Coast Christian vs. St. Johns Country Day
The First Coast Christian Knights (2-8) are scheduled to play a nonconference game against the St. Johns Country Day Spartans (10-4) at home on Thursday, April 18. The game is set for 4 p.m. at 7587 Blanding Blvd.
Old Plank Christian Academy vs. Raines
Fernandina Beach vs. Episcopal School of Jacksonville
The Fernandina Beach Pirates (8-8) have a nonconference game against the Episcopal School of Jacksonville Eagles (7-5) at home on Thursday, April 18. The tussle will take place at 6 p.m. at 435 Citrona Drive in Fernandina Beach.
Creekside vs. Providence School
West Nassau vs. Trinity Christian Academy
The West Nassau Warriors (13-9) have a nonconference game against the Trinity Christian Academy Conquerors (11-7) at home on Thursday, April 18. The contest will take place at 7 p.m. at 1 Warrior Drive in Callahan.
University Christian vs. White
Hilliard vs. University Christian
On Monday, April 22, the Hilliard varsity Red Flashes (10-7) have a home nonconference game against the University Christian Christians (13-2). The action kicks off at 1 Flashes Ave. in Hilliard, starting at 6 p.m.
St. Johns Country Day vs. Episcopal School of Jacksonville
On Tuesday, April 23, the St. Johns Country Day varsity Spartans (10-4) have a home nonconference game against the Episcopal School of Jacksonville Eagles (7-5). It all goes down at 3100 Doctors Lake Drive in Orange Park, starting at 4:30 p.m.
Providence School vs. Atlantic Coast
The Providence School Stallions (12-6) will play a nonconference game against the Atlantic Coast Stingrays (10-6) at home on Tuesday, April 23. The first pitch is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at 2701 Hodges Blvd.