The Bismarck High Demons softball team will play Valley City in the first round of the Class A State Softball tournament at Fort Lincoln Softball Field on June 1 in Mandan.
Bismarck is one of the hottest teams headed into the tournament. They have won 22 of their last 25 games.
The Demons also took home the Class A West Region tournament, after being the five seed.
Last season, the Demons advanced to the state tournament but lost their opening round game to the eventually state champions West Fargo.
Bismrack’s first game of the tournament is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.