by: Scott McCaulley
Despite heavy rains on Tuesday, many of the area District Softball Tournaments got underway on Wednesday.
Branson was eliminated from the Class 4 District in Ozarks losing in the first round to Glendale 10-0.
Reeds Spring, the number two seed at the Class 3 District at Rogersville, plays in the semi-finals at 6:00 this evening against Bolivar, who beat Buffalo in a first round game Wednesday 11-0. Host Rogersville is the top seed and they play Hillcrest in the semi-finals at 4:30. Hillcrest knocked off Marshfield 10-0 in opening round play Wednesday.