The NHIAA announced playoff pairings for softball, baseball and lacrosse Tuesday.
Four area softball teams are set to begin play in the first round today, while the baseball postseason begins Thursday with five local teams entering the fray. The Monadnock boys’ team was the only area lacrosse team to earn a playoff berth, but is not slated to play until the Division III quarterfinals Saturday.
The local pairings are as follows:
First round, today
(14) Fall Mountain at (3) White Mountains, 3:30 p.m.
(11) Conant at (6) Belmont, 4 p.m.
(9) Newport at (8) Monadnock, 4 p.m.
(11) Hinsdale at (6) Farmington, 4 p.m.
First round, Thursday
(10) Portsmouth at (7) Keene, 5 p.m.
(12) Hanover at (5) ConVal, 4 p.m.
(14) Prospect Mountain at (3) Monadnock, 4 p.m.
(10) Conant at (7) Bishop Brady, 4 p.m.
(10) Hinsdale at (7) Lin-Wood, 4 p.m.
(6) Trinity at (3) Monadnock, 5 p.m.