Hard to believe we're in the position to talk postseason softball given the lacking volume of regular season games played to this point.
At any rate, the IHSA unveiled assignments Tuesday morning. Following is a look at the scenarios for Chronicle-area teams.
Seeds and pairings will be released in the coming weeks. Class 1A/2A regionals begin the week of May 13, with regionals in 3A/4A beginning the week of May 20.
4A: St. Charles North will serve as a regional host within the St. Charles East sectional complex, which also features Geneva.
Batavia is a regional host on the other side of the supersectional bracket, taking part in the Neuqua Valley Sectional.
3A: Rosary will host a regional that includes Kaneland and feeds into the Rochelle Sectional. Burlington Central will be part of a five-team regional within that sectional whose host site is TBD.
St. Francis and Wheaton Academy have been named as part of the Elmwood Park Sectional, with St. Francis designated as one of four regional hosts.
2A: Aurora Central Catholic will host a regional within the Lisle Sectional