Jacksonville's first journey into the state playoffs in school history will find the Fightin' Maidens paired up against a perennial playoff power in the Lady Lions of Ennis.
The best-of-three Class 4A Region II series is scheduled to get under way at 6 p.m.Thursday at Fightin' Maiden Field on the JHS campus.
Game 2 is slated for 6 p.m. Friday on the Lady Lions' home field, and if a third game is necessary, it will take place thirty minutes after the conclusion of Game 2, and will be staged in Ennis.
Jacksonville (15-14) is the fourth place team out of District 16-4A.
The Lady Lions, the District 15-4A champions, are 25-4 and are ranked No. 5 in the current Texas Girls Coaches Association Class 4A poll.