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Published on April 17, 2019
Pregame spotlight: 10 high school softball games to follow this weekPhoto: iStock

It's a big week in regional high school softball. Here's a preview of 10 girls varsity softball games to watch this week in and around Tampa, selected using data from high school sports source MaxPreps.

Gaither vs. Chamberlain

On Thursday, April 18, the Gaither varsity Cowboys (8-8) have a home conference game against the Chamberlain Chiefs (15-4). The first pitch is scheduled for 7 p.m. at 16200 N. Dale Mabry Highway. Gaither has a 6-1 conference record, while the visiting Chamberlain girls are 3-0 in conference play so far this season.

Blake vs. Robinson

The Blake Yellow Jackets (4-9) are set to play a conference game against the Robinson Knights (17-5) at home on Thursday, April 18. Catch the action at 1701 N. Blvd., starting at 7 p.m. Blake has a 2-4 conference record, while the visiting Robinson girls are 7-0 in conference play so far this season.

Plant vs. Steinbrenner

The Plant Panthers (8-13-1) have a conference game against the Steinbrenner Warriors (14-4) at home on Thursday, April 18. The first pitch is scheduled for 7 p.m. at 2415 S. Himes Ave. Plant has a 1-2 conference record, and the visiting Steinbrenner girls are 2-1 in conference play so far this season.

Freedom vs. Wiregrass Ranch

On Thursday, April 18, the Freedom Patriots (12-2) will meet the Wiregrass Ranch Bulls (7-14) in a home conference game. The tussle will begin at 7 p.m. at 17410 Commerce Park Boule. While Freedom boasts a 3-2 conference record, the visiting Wiregrass Ranch girls are 2-3 in conference play so far this season.

Jefferson vs. Chamberlain

On Tuesday, April 23, the Jefferson varsity Dragons (9-10) have a home nonconference game against the Chamberlain Chiefs (15-4). It all goes down at 4401 W. Cypress St., starting at 7 p.m.

Robinson vs. Steinbrenner

The Robinson Knights (17-5) will play a nonconference game against the Steinbrenner Warriors (14-4) at home on Tuesday, April 23. Watch what happens at 6311 S. Lois Ave., starting at 7 p.m.

Gaither vs. Plant

The Gaither Cowboys (8-8) will play a nonconference game against the Plant Panthers (8-13-1) at home on Tuesday, April 23. The first pitch is set for 7 p.m. at 16200 N. Dale Mabry Highway.

Plant City vs. Hillsborough

On Tuesday, April 23, the Plant City Raiders (14-2) will meet the Hillsborough Terriers (7-9) in a nonconference game on their own turf. The contest is set for 7 p.m. at 1 Raider Place in Plant City.

Calvary Christian vs. Tampa Prep

On Wednesday, April 24, the Calvary Christian varsity Warriors (17-3) have a home conference game against the Tampa Prep Terrapins (2-12). The first pitch is set for 4 p.m. at 110 N. McMullen Booth Road in Clearwater. Although Calvary Christian boasts a 10-1 conference record, Tampa Prep has yet to win a conference game this season.

Academy of the Holy Names vs. Canterbury

On Wednesday, April 24, the Academy of the Holy Names Jaguars (11-7-1) face off against the Canterbury Crusaders (15-7) in a nonconference game on their own turf. Watch what happens at 3319 Bayshore Blvd., starting at 6 p.m.


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