Things are heating up in local high school softball. Here's a preview of some notable girls varsity softball matchups on the calendar from in and around Milwaukee, selected using data from high school sports site MaxPreps.
De Pere vs. Pulaski
Brown Deer vs. Milwaukee King
On Tuesday, April 23, the Brown Deer varsity Falcons (1-4) have a home nonconference game against the Milwaukee King Generals (7-2). Watch what happens at 8060 N. 60th St. in Brown Deer, starting at 4:30 p.m.
Whitnall vs. Pius XI Catholic
On Tuesday, April 23, the Whitnall varsity Falcons (4-0) have a home nonconference game against the Pius XI Catholic Popes (0-2). The faceoff will take place at 4:30 p.m. at 5000 S. 116th St. in Greenfield.
South vs. Washington
On Tuesday, April 23, the South Cardinals (2-2) face the Washington Purgolders (0-2) in a conference game on their own turf. The skirmish will take place at 4:30 p.m. at 1515 W. Lapham Blvd. South has a 1-1 conference record, whereas the Washington girls have yet to win a conference game this season.
Bay Port vs. Pulaski
On Tuesday, April 23, the Bay Port Pirates (2-4) will meet the Pulaski Rams (3-3) in a nonconference game on their own turf. It all goes down at 2710 Lineville Road in Green Bay, starting at 4:30 p.m.
Milwaukee Lutheran vs. Greendale
Milwaukee Reagan vs. Milwaukee King
On Wednesday, April 24, the Milwaukee Reagan varsity Huskies (7-0) have a home conference game against the Milwaukee King Generals (7-2). The tussle is set for 4:30 p.m. at 4965 S. 20th St. Both teams will be looking to maintain their conference winning streaks: both teams are undefeated.
Washington vs. Milwaukee Bradley Tech
On Thursday, April 25, the Washington varsity Purgolders (0-2) have a home conference game against the Milwaukee Bradley Tech Trojans (0-3). The game will begin at 4:30 p.m. at 2525 N. Sherman Blvd. This will be both teams' conference season opener.