Freshman Gabi Giroux and the Smoky Hill softball team made it through Class 5A Region 2 play on Oct. 19, 2019, at the Aurora Sports Park. The Buffs will return there as the No. 11 seed in the Oct. 25-26 5A state tournament. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Sentinel Colorado)

AURORA | Pairings and time schedule for the 2019 Class 5A state softball tournament scheduled for Oct. 25-26, at Complex B at the Aurora Sports Park. Aurora team bold and uppercased:

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2019 CLASS 5A STATE SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

First round, Oct. 25 at Aurora Sports Park

Upper bracket

Game 1: No. 16 Ralston Valley (10-16) vs. No. 1 Rock Canyon (24-1), 10 a.m.

Game 2: No. 9 Loveland (23-3) vs. No. 8 Brighton (19-5-1), 10 a.m.

Game 3: No. 13 Legend (15-11) vs. No. 4 Broomfield (21-4), 10 a.m.

Game 4: No. 12 Lakewood (19-7) vs. No. 5 Fossil Ridge (20-5), 10 a.m.

Lower bracket

Game 5: No. 14 Arvada West (13-13) vs. No. 3 Rocky Mountain (22-3), 12:15 p.m.

Game 6: NO. 11 SMOKY HILL (22-4) vs. No. 6 Arapahoe (22-3), 12:15 p.m.

Game 7: No. 15 Valor Christian (13-12) vs. No. 2 Columbine (23-2), 12:15 p.m.

Game 8: No. 10 Chatfield (21-5) vs. No. 7 Legacy (17-8), 12:15 p.m.

Quarterfinals, Oct. 25

Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner, 2:30 p.m.

Game 3 winner vs. Game 4 winner, 2:30 p.m.

Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 winner, 2:30 p.m.

Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 winner, 2:30 p.m.

Semifinals, Oct. 26

Upper bracket winners, 10 a.m.

Lower bracket winners, 10 a.m.

Championship, Oct. 26

Semifinals winners, 1:30 p.m.