By Chad Koenen


The Otter Tail Central softball team will open the Section 8AA tournament on Tuesday in Frazee.

The Bulldogs, who finished the regular season with a record of 3-13 overall, received the ninth seed in the sub section and will take on eighth seeded Pelican Rapids in the opening round. The first pitch is scheduled for 3:30 p.m. 

The winner of the game will immediately take on top seeded Frazee in the sub section quarterfinals. 

The Bulldogs finished the season with a QRF ranking of 106 and were 2-12 in the Park Region Conference. 

Last week OTC fell to Pelican Rapids by a score of 9-6, before splitting a doubleheader with Sebeka by scores of 14-2 and 9-8. 

The sub section tournament will continue on Thursday with the semi-finals and finals in Frazee. The first game will take place at 4 p.m. with the sub section finals set for 5:30 p.m.

Other opening round match ups include: second seeded Hawley against seventh seeded Perham, third seeded Barnesville against sixth seeded Wadena-Deer Creek and fourth seeded Breckenridge against fifth seeded Fergus Falls.