The Howe Lady Bulldog softball team will continue its 2017 Class 3-A playoff action with a best-of-three series against the Hooks Lady Hornets in the semi-final round. Hooks, the second place finisher in District 14-3A, beat Redwater in the quarterfinals to advance.

The Lady Hornets bring an impressive 30-3-1 record into the regional semifinal series. Game one will be Thursday, May 18 at Paris Chisum High School, with the first pitch scheduled for 7 p.m.

Game two will start at Chisum at 6, with a game three later that night if necessary. The winner of this series will meet the winner of the Lone Oak- Hughes Springs series for the Region II title and a trip to Austin.