Nine area high school football teams have qualified for the state playoffs after the Louisiana High School Athletic Association released its first-round pairings and complete brackets for the five non-select classes and four select divisions on Sunday morning.
All first-round games are set for 7 p.m. Friday at the home sites of the higher seeds.
Here is a look at how area teams fit in:
CLASS 5A FIRST ROUND
No. 17 Thibodaux at No. 16 Walker, 7 p.m. Friday
No. 29 Terrebonne at No. 4 East Ascension, 7 p.m. Friday
No. 31 Central Lafourche at No. 2 West Monroe, 7 p.m. Friday
CLASS 4A FIRST ROUND
No. 26 LaGrange at No. 7 Assumption, 7 p.m. Friday
No. 27 South Terrebonne at No. 6 Breaux Bridge, 7 p.m. Friday
No. 31 South Lafourche at No. 2 Neville, 7 p.m. Friday
CLASS 3A FIRST ROUND
No. 32 Mansfield at No. 1 St. James, 7 p.m. Friday
DIVISION II FIRST ROUND
No. 9 Evangel Christian at No. 8 E.D. White Catholic, 7 p.m. Friday
No. 11 Vandebilt Catholic at No. 6 Archbishop Hannan, 7 p.m. Friday