Photo courtesy of Woodrow Athletic Booster Club

Woodrow Wilson High School boys and girls soccer teams won their matches on Friday in the first round of the state playoffs. The two teams played back-to-back at Forester Stadium in Pleasant Grove.

The Woodrow ladies took care of Samuell High School 3-1, with two goals from sophomore Julie Castro and another from freshman Kylie Kranz. They will play tonight at the Gopher Bowl Stadium in Grand Prairie at 7 p.m. against Crowley High School.

The guys snuck past Hillcrest High School with an early goal from sophomore Ivan Zapien and stout defending, winning 1-0. They will play Waxahachie High School tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Wilmer-Hutchins Stadium.

After finishing ahead of Woodrow in district play, the Bryan Adams boys soccer team lost its playoff game to Samuell High School 2-1.

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