Corsicana — Blooming Grove defeated Mildred Monday, 3-2, to clinch second place in District 23-2A. The two teams had finished the regular season tied.
The game went eight innings, and it marked the second time in five days Blooming Grove won in Mildred.
Blooming Grove will face Anderson-Shiro in the bi-district round of the playoffs, with all games at Franklin High School. Game 1 is Friday at 7, followed by Game 2 at 2 p.m. Saturday, A Game 3, if necessary, will be played 30 minutes following Game 2.
Mildred will open the playoffs with Trinity. Game 1 will be 7 p.m. Thursday in Mildred. Game 2 will be 7 p.m. Friday at Trinity. Game 3, if necessary, will be at 12:30 Saturday back in Mildred.