Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

October 25, 2012

Lady Guard host The Highlands in TAPPS Area play tonight

Jay Neal
Jacksonville Daily Progress

BULLARD —  Brook Hill will host Irving The Highlands in a TAPPS, Division III Area Round match at 6 p.m. this evening at Herrington Gymnasium.

The Lady Guard (22-4) are coached by Joanna Rathbun.

The Brook Hill girls knocked off Carrollton Christian Academy, 3-2, late last week to earn the right to face the Lady Blazers.

The Highlands comes into the match having won four of its last five matches, including a 3-0 decision over Carrollton Christian  earlier this month.

The Lady Blazers defeated Richardson Canyon Creek, 3-0, on Tuesday to advance to Area play.

The winner of tonight’s contest will move onto the regional round and will face either Flower Mound Coram Deo or Amarillo San Jacinto at a neutral site location to be determined.

The exact date of that match has not been finalized.

Brook Hill rolled through distirct play with an 8-0 record and has recorded several wins over UIL member schools.