High school playoff softball continues and post-season baseball play begins Friday for the Aledo Ladycats softball team and the Bearcats baseball squad.
Both teams will play Friday afternoon to allow the players to attend that night’s Aledo High School prom.
The Ladycats, coming off a bi-district sweep of District 5-5A champion Denison, will face Richland, the second seed from District 8-5A, in a best-of-3 area round series.
Game 1 is at 3 p.m. Friday at the AHS softball field.
Game 2 is set for 2 p.m. Saturday at Richland, and if a third game is necessary it will follow.
The winner of the series will advance to the regional quarterfinals and face the winner of the Eaton/Colleyville Heritage series.
The Bearcats, District 6-5A’s second seed, will face Denton High School, the third seed from District 5-5A, in a best-of-3 bi-district playoff series.
All games will be played at Saginaw High School.
Game 1 is set for 4:20 p.m. Friday. Game 2 will start at 11 a.m. Saturday, with Game 3, if necessary, to follow.
The winner of the series will advance to the area round and face the winner of the Fort Worth Arlington Heights/Richland bi-district series.