The 23rd annual MHSAA/Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Fast-Pitch Championships return to Mississippi State University and the University of Southern Mississippi for the second straight season.
The action at both venues is scheduled to begin Thursday with Game 1 in the best-of-three series for all six classifications. All Game 2’s are scheduled for Friday with any Game 3’s, if necessary, on tap for Saturday.
Two of last year’s state champions — DeSoto Central and Neshoba Central — advanced to this season’s state finals.
MHSAA/Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Fast-Pitch Softball State Championships for 2019
|Mississippi State University||University of Southern Mississippi|
|Nusz Park||Southern Miss Softball Complex|
|(Designated home team listed first)||(Designated home team listed first)|
|Thursday, May 9||Thursday, May 9|
|1:30 PM — Class 2A: Philadelphia vs. Enterprise (Clarke)||1:30 PM — Class 1A: Smithville vs. Vardaman|
|4:00 PM — Class 4A: Tishomingo Co. vs Newton Co.||4:00 PM — Class 3A: South Pontotoc vs. Choctaw Central|
|6:40 PM — Class 6A: DeSoto Central vs. Brandon||6:30 PM — Class 5A: Neshoba Central vs. Wayne Co.|
|Friday, May 10||Friday, May 10|
|1:30 PM — Class 2A: Enterprise vs. Philadelphia||1:30 PM — Class 1A: Vardaman vs. Smithville|
|4:00 PM — Class 4A: Newton Co. vs Tishomingo Co.||4:00 PM — Class 3A: Choctaw Central vs. South Ponotoc|
|6:30 PM — Class 6A: Brandon vs. DeSoto Central||6:30 PM — Class 5A: Wayne Co. vs Neshoba Central|
|Saturday, May 11||Saturday, May 11|
|Game 3’s (if necessary)||Game 3’s (if necessary)|
|11:00 AM — Game 3 #1||11:00 AM — Game 3 #1|
|Game 3 #2: 30 minutes after Game 3 #1||Game 3 #2: 30 minutes after Game 3 #1|
|Game 3 #3: 30 minutes after Game 3 #2||Game 3 #3: 30 minutes after Game 3 #2|
Purchase digital tickets online at https://gofan.co/app/school/MISSHSAA
- Admission is $12 per day and good for all games at one venue
- All games will be streamed live on the NFHS Network’s Mississippi channel at misshsaa.tv