The 2017 Softball State Tournament brackets were released Saturday night by the DIAA; the defending state champions Caravel Academy were named the No. 1 overall seed.

The rest of the first round schedule, as well as dates for the remainder of the tournament, are below:

Tuesday 5/23

No. 9 Delmar @ No. 8 Sussex Central 4 p.m.

No. 13 Newark Charter @ No. 4 Sussex Tech 4 p.m.

No. 12 Padua Academy v. No. 5 Delaware Military Academy (@ Midway Softball) 4 p.m.

No. 15 Wilmington Charter @ No. 2 Lake Forest 4 p.m.

No. 10 Indian River @ No. 7 Red Lion 4 pm.

No. 14 St. Georges Tech @ No. 3 Appoquinimink 4 p.m.

No. 11 Milford @ No. 6 Smyrna 4 p.m.

No. 16 Middletown @ No. 1 Caravel Academy 5 p.m.

Quarterfinals - Thursday, May 25

Semifinals - Saturday, May 27

Finals - Tuesday, May 30 (@ Roxanna Little League Field)