Fastpitch playoffs start Thursday

Team All-Star Automotive pitcher Wes Cross fires one across the plate in front of an Oroville Dirtbags batter during a game last week at Les Eva Field in Memorial Park.

The regular season is in the books and now it’s win or go home for the six teams that make up the Nevada County Fast Pitch Softball League.

The 2021 playoffs get rolling Thursday with a pair of first round matchups at Memorial Park in Grass Valley. In the postseason opener, the No. 3 seed Oroville Dirtbags will face off with No. 6 seed Perez and Weaver Construction at 6:30 p.m. Following that contest will be a first round bout between No. 4 seed Gold Country Automotive and No. 5 seed All-Star Automotive (B) at 8 p.m.

Fastpitch playoffs start Thursday

Spectators enjoy an evening cheering on their favorite teams at Memorial Park during a Nevada County Fastpitch Softball League game.