The pairings for the first round of the Class 2A state baseball and softball playoffs on Thursday are set.
Region 3 champion Pelion (15-6) hosts Indian Land in District III. Region 3 runner-up Fairfield Central hosts Chesterfield in District IV. All other Midlands entries are on the road. Batesburg-Leesville plays at District I top seed Chesnee. North Central plays at District III No. 2 seed Buford. Columbia hits the road to face top-seeded Central in District IV.
Region 3 champion Pelion (15-9) hosts Central in a District III opener. North Central, the No. 2 seed in District IV, hosts Buford. Batesburg-Leesville, Fairfield Central and Eau Claire are on the road. B-L faces No. 2 seed Pendleton in District II. FC takes on No. 2 seed Chesterfield in District III. EC has a date at top-seed Andrew Jackson in District IV.