Local squads open playoffs Thursday, Friday
The soccer playoffs start Thursday and Friday with bi-district play.
Burleson’s boys team, the champions of District 5-5A, take on Fort Worth Carter-Riverside Friday at 6 p.m. at the Fort Worth ISD’s Clark Stadium.
Last season, Elks reached the area-round of the playoffs.
Also on Friday, Centennial’s Lady Spartans, who placed second in 5-5A, face off against Fort Worth North Side at 8 p.m. at Clark Stadium.
The Lady Spartans lost in bi-district action last season.
Burleson’s girls squads opens the playoffs Thursday at 8 p.m. against Fort Worth South Hills at the Fort Worth ISD’s Scarbrough-Handley Field.
The Lady Elks finished fourth in the district. Burleson fell in the first round of playoffs last season.
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