The GHSA state soccer playoffs get underway Tuesday with 32 teams, four from each region, advancing to the postseason.
The Lamar Lady Trojans (14-4) are region champs, a #1 seed and ranked #6 in the most recent Eurosports poll. They host Coosa (7-5-0) Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at Trojan Field. A win would send LC to round two where they would host the Bleckley County-Berrien County winner May 2.
Lamar advances 3-0.
The Trojans (9-9) are a #2 seed. They host Gordon Central (10-4-1) Wednesday at Trojan Field. Neither team is ranked. First touch is set for 5:30 p.m. A win would propel the Trojans to round two where they would face the Brooks County-Dublin winner May 3.
Admission to playoff games is $7 (set by GHSA) and sports fans are encouraged to support the LC teams in the postseason.
Soccer is a growing sport in the area and multiple other regional teams qualified for the playoffs as well.
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