A number of area teams will have to wait another day to start their state tournament experiences after a string of storms cancelled Thursday's first round games.
Thomas More Prep-Marian's softball team will now face top-seeded Southeast of Saline at 10 a.m. Friday in Manhattan.
The Hays High School softball team also faced a postponement for its game against Kansas City Piper. The two teams were scheduled to meet at 5 p.m. Thursday in Salina but has been postponed without a start time on Friday.
In the 4A-II tournament, Colby's game against Burlington was moved back a day, as well. The two teams are now scheduled to start play at 11:30 a.m. The tournament's third-place game has been cancelled.
On the baseball side, Russell/Victoria's game against Goodland was moved to Friday in Emporia. No makeup time has been announced.