Ascension girl's soccer teams make playoff field

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

The LHSAA girl’s soccer playoff brackets have been released, and three parish teams have made the Division-I field.

The St. Amant Lady Gators have earned the highest seed of the group at No. 4.

St. Amant ended the regular season at 12-3-2 and finished as the district runner-up.

The Lady Gators will enjoy a first-round bye. In the second round, they will host the winner of No. 13 Airline and No. 20 Thibodaux.

Dutchtown earned the next-highest seed at No. 16.

The Lady Griffins had a terrific year that culminated in a 17-6-3 record and a district championship.

In the first round, Dutchtown will host 17th-seeded Sulphur. Sulphur went 10-7-5 during the regular season.

Finally, East Ascension secured the No. 23 seed. The Lady Spartans went 11-7-2 during the year.

In the first round, they’ll go on the road to face tenth-seeded Northshore. Northshore went 11-4-5 during the regular season.