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Playoff games Wednesday as three softball teams qualify for state

Nyssa's Brooklyn Johns hits the ball during a district playoff game against Enterprise/Joseph/Wallowa last weekend. Nyssa will face South Umpqua at 3 p.m. Wednesday in a state playoff contest. (The Enterprise/Pat Caldwell).

VALE – The Lady Vikings moved on to the state softball tournament but will not be the No. 1 seed from the Eastern Oregon League after Saturday’s district tournament.

Enterprise/Wallowa/Joseph defeated Nyssa and then edged out a slim victory against the Lady Vikings to clinch the No. 1 slot out of the league. Enterprise defeated Nyssa 15-5 in the first game of district play and then beat Vale 9-8.

Enterprise (14-9) was scheduled to host a first-round state playoff game Wednesday against No.10-ranked Yamhill-Carlton (13-15).

Nyssa and Vale . . .