Softball: Class 5A regional results

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Grandview senior Loghan Thomas drives a pitch over the left field fence for a two-run home run in the fourth inning of the Wolves' 8-0 win over Pine Creek in a Class 5A Region 6 elimination game played on Oct. 17, 2015, at the Aurora Sports Park. Thomas and the Wolves won the game and also beat Dakota Ridge to earn a spot in the Oct. 23-24 state tournament. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)
Grandview senior Loghan Thomas drives a pitch over the left field fence for a two-run home run in the fourth inning of the Wolves’ 8-0 win over Pine Creek in a Class 5A Region 6 elimination game played on Oct. 17, 2015, at the Aurora Sports Park. Thomas and the Wolves won the game and also beat Dakota Ridge to earn a spot in the Oct. 23-24 state tournament. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

AURORA | Results from the eight 2015 Class 5A softball regional tournaments played on Oct. 17. Two teams from each regional advanced to the Oct. 23-24 5A state tournament at the Aurora Sports Park. Aurora teams bold and uppercased:

Courtney Oakes is Aurora Sentinel Sports Editor. Reach him at 303-750-7555 or [email protected] Twitter: @aurorasports. FB: Aurora Prep Sentinel

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2015 CLASS 5A SOFTBALL REGIONALS

REGION 1 (at Lutz Sports Complex (Fields 2 and 3)

Game 1: No. 1 Ralston Valley 12, No. 32 Northglenn 2; Game 2: No. 17 Fossil Ridge 9, No. 16 Douglas County 5; Game 3: No. 17 Fossil Ridge 12, No. 1 Ralston Valley 11 (Fossil Ridge qualifies for 5A state tournament); Game 4: No. 32 Northglenn 9, No. 16 Douglas County 2.; Game 5: No. 1 Ralston Valley 14, No. 32 Northglenn 1 (Ralston Valley qualifies for 5A state tournament)

REGION 2 (at Mountain Range High School)

Game 1: No. 8 Mountain Range 13, NO. 25 SMOKY HILL 0Game 2: No. 9 CHEROKEE TRAIL 7, No. 24 ThunderRidge 4; Game 3: No. 8 Mountain Range 4, NO. 9 CHEROKEE TRAIL 2 (Mountain Range qualifies for 5A state tournament); Game 4: NO. 25 SMOKY HILL 6, No. 24 ThunderRidge 1; Game 5: NO. 25 SMOKY HILL 5, NO. 9 CHEROKEE TRAIL 3 (SMOKY HILL qualifies for 5A state tournament)

REGION 3 (at Metzler Ranch Park)

Game 1: No. 28 Legacy 18, No. 5 Legend 14; Game 2: No. 12 Fort Collins 11, No. 21 Denver East 1; Game 3: No. 12 Fort Collins 6, No. 28 Legacy 3 (Fort Collins qualifies for 5A state tournament); Game 4: No. 5 Legend 11, No. 21 Denver East 1; Game 5: No. 5 Legend 16, No. 28 Legacy 6 (Legend qualifies for 5A state tournament)

REGION 4 (at Broomfield High School)

Game 1: No. 4 Broomfield 11, No. 29 Fruita Monument 0; Game 2: No. 13 Rock Canyon 2, No. 20 Columbine 1; Game 3: No. 4 Broomfield 10, No. 13 Rock Canyon 0 (Broomfield qualifies for 5A state tournament); Game 4: No. 20 Columbine 2, No. 29 Fruita Monument 1; Game 5: No. 20 Columbine 4, No. 13 Rock Canyon 0 (Columbine qualifies for 5A state tournament)

REGION 5 (at Brighton Youth Sports Complex)

Game 1: No. 3 Brighton 8, No. 30 Grand Junction 0; Game 2: No. 19 Prairie View (17-2) vs. No. 14 Arvada West (11-8), 10 a.m.; Game 3: Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner (Brighton qualifies for 5A state tournament); Game 4: Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2, 12:15 p.m.; Game 5: Loser Game 3 vs. Winner Game 4 (Arvada West qualifies for 5A state tournament)

REGION 6 (at Aurora Sports Park (Complex A)

Game 1: No. 27 Dakota Ridge 10, NO. 6 GRANDVIEW 0Game 2: No. 11 Rocky Mountain 8, No. 22 Pine Creek 2; Game 3: No. 11 Rocky Mountain 6, No. 27 Dakota Ridge 4 (Rocky Mountain qualifies for 5A state tournament); Game 4: NO. 6 GRANDVIEW 8, No. 22 Pine Creek 0; Game 5: NO. 6 GRANDVIEW 5, No. 27 Dakota Ridge 3 (GRANDVIEW qualifies for 5A state tournament)

REGION 7 (at Barnes Complex)

Game 1: No. 26 Chatfield 12, No. 7 Loveland 3; Game 2: NO. 10 EAGLECREST 6, No. 23 Mountain Vista 1; Game 3: No. 28 Chatfield 13, NO. 10 EAGLECREST 11 (Chatfield qualifies for 5A state tournament); Game 4: No. 7 Loveland 10, No. 23 Mountain Vista 4; Game 5: NO. 10 EAGLECREST 10, No. 7 Loveland 7 (EAGLECREST qualifies for 5A state tournament)

REGION 8 (at Salisbury Sports Complex (Fields 3 and 4)

Game 1: No. 2 Chaparral 9, No. 31 Liberty 4; Game 2:  No. 15 Pomona 8, No. 18 Central G.J. 7; Game 3: No. 2 Chaparral 13, No. 15 Pomona 12 (Chaparral qualifies for 5A state tournament); Game 4: No. 18 Central G.J. 11, No. 31 Liberty 5; Game 5: No. 15 Pomona 15, No. 18 Central G.J. 13 (Pomona qualifies for 5A state tournament)