The high school soccer playoffs really get going this week as the county’s 5A teams join the mix. With Clear Falls and Clear Falls boys and girls teams in the postseason, there are eight county teams still in the hunt.
The girls get things going today as the Friendswood Lady Mustangs, coming off a 9-0 blanking of Houston Davis on Monday, host Stratford. Coach Laura Peter won two coin flips to get the game at Friendswood High School.
Down the road on FM 518, the Clear Springs Chargers girls soccer team takes on Fort Bend Kempner at Veterans Memorial Stadium.
Both games start at 6 p.m.
Friday has a full slate of games as the county’s boys teams get things going.
Friendswood plays Stratford at Hall Stadium in Missouri City, Clear Springs hosts Fort Bend Clements at Veterans Memorial, while Clear Falls takes on Fort Bend Austin at Mercer Stadium in Sugar Land.
In girls play, Scott Allan’s Texas City Lady Stings get a second-straight home playoff game as they host Goose Creek Memorial.
In the other 4A girls game of the night, Santa Fe will take on Kingwood Park with an area-round contest at Galena Park ISD Stadium.
In 5A girls action, Clear Falls plays at Fort Bend Travis High School.
Soccer playoff schedule
Girls games today
4A: Stratford at Friendswood, 6 p.m.
5A: Fort Bend Kempner at Clear Springs, 6 p.m. today
Girls games Friday
4A: Goose Creek Memorial at Texas City, 7 p.m.
5A: Clear Falls at Fort Bend Travis, 7 p.m.
4A: Santa Fe vs. Kingwood Park at Galena Park ISD Stadium, 7:30 p.m.
Boys games Friday
4A: Friendswood vs. Stratford, at Hall Stadium in Missouri City, 7 p.m.
5A: Fort Bend Clements at Clear Springs, 7 p.m.
5A: Clear Falls vs. Fort Bend Austin at Mercer Stadium in Sugar Land, 8 p.m.