Perennial state title contender and District 1-5A champion Southwood, along with Airline, slipped into the LHSAA Class 5A state playoff brackets as the Nos. 32 and 31 seeds respectively as the brackets for all girls’ classes were released at noon today.
Southwood will travel to take on No. 1 Pontchatoula, while the Lady Vikes will go to No. 2 Walker in a game that will be televised locally.
In Class 4A, Fair Park earned a No. 4 seed and will entertain Ben Franklin (29), while Loyola will also be at home at 6 p.m. Thursday against Leesville. Huntington will travel to Northside and Woodlawn (30) will go to No. 3 Karr.
District 1-3A champ Mansfield attracted a No. 3 seed and will host Amite, while Evangel while host North Vermillion on Thursday. Defending Class 2A champ North Caddo is a No. 7 seed and will hols 26 Opelousas Catholic on Thursday. No. 9 Red River will welcome Rosepine to Coushatta. Lakeview is at Redemptorist, while the No. 30 Calvary Lady Cavs will travel to No. 3 St. Thomas Aquinas.
In Class 1A, Arcadia hosts Varnado and St. Mary’s host Ascension Episcopal, while Plain Dealing will go to Ouachita Christian, Logansport goes to Vermillion (6 p.m. Thursday) and Grambling goes to No. 1 North Central.
Florien is the top seed in Class B and gets Evans at home, while No. 4 Stanley hosts Centerville and No. 5 Castor entertains Quitman. Zwolle will go to Converse and Doyline is at Lacassine.
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