Oct. 28—Garces high will open play in the Central Section Division II water polo playoffs next week at the Salvucci Aquatic Center.
The No. 3 Rams boys squad, last year's D-II runner-up, will host No. 14 Bakersfield High on Tuesday at 6 p.m., while the No. 2 girls team will start defense of its D-II title Wednesday against No. 15 Visalia-Golden West.
In Tuesday's Division III boys action, No. 6 Centennial plays host to No. 11 Nipomo at the Kern High School District Aquatic Center at 6 p.m., while No. 9 Stockdale travels to play No. 5 Fresno-Central at 5 p.m.
In Wednesday's girls matchups, No. 2 Liberty has a home match against No. 15 Lompoc-Cabrillo at 6 p.m. in D-III at the KHSD Aquatic Center. No. 14 Frontier plays at No. 3 Reedley in Division II, with No. 11 Centennial and No. 12 Stockdale playing on the road in Division III.
The Golden Hawks travel to No. 6 Nipomo, while the Mustangs play at No. 5 Santa Ynez. Both matches are scheduled to start at 6.