The final push for the volleyball playoffs begins tonight in District 12-6A.
Squads open the second round of their district schedules, including third-place Copperas Cove. The Lady Bulldawgs (6-2) travel to Shoemaker (4-4).
The Lady Grey Wolves could move into a tie for fourth place in the standings with a win and an Ellison (5-3) loss at Killeen (1-7).
Copperas Cove defeated Shoemaker 25-16, 25-9, 25-15 in both teams’ district opener on Aug. 27 behind a match-high 17 kills from Janice Fa’aola and a 14-kill performance from fellow senior Leah Powell.
Waco travels to Belton and Temple hosts Waco Midway to round out the district matches.
Harker Heights is on a bye, but the Lady Knights will play a nondistrict contest against visiting Waco University.
All five matches are set to begin at 6:30 p.m.
Elsewhere, Lampasas continues its District 27-4A schedule with a road match at No. 13 Liberty Hill beginning at 7 p.m., while Gatesville hosts Waco La Vega at 6 p.m. in a District 18-4A encounter.
In District 25-3A, Florence travels to play Lago Vista. The first serve is scheduled for 6 p.m.