With only one first-round upset, and that a mild upset as No.9 Trabuco Hills topped No. 8 Woodbrige, 14-11, the OC Girls HS playoffs moves forward as anticipated. The Lady Mustangs will face top seeded Mater Dei, who breezed past Laguna Hills 19-7. The other first-round results were as follows: No. 2 Foothill dispatched Newport Harbor 13-1, No. 3 Los Al topped Mission Viejo 17-7, No. 4 Beckman had to battle to top No. 10 Santa Margarita 12-10, No. 5 Aliso Niguel slipped past San Clemente 7-6, No. 6 Corona del Mar had their hands full with No. 11 Temecula Valley but held on 11-8 and No. 7 St. Margaret’s fended off a game Capo Valley, 8-7 in 2OTs.
Here are the second round match ups and game times played at the higher seed home field:
No. 1 Mater Dei vs. No. 9 Trabuco Hills, 5:30 p.m.
No. 2 Foothill vs. No. 7 St. Margaret’s at Tustin HS, 5:30 p.m.
No. 3 Los Alamitos vs. No. 6 Corona del Mar 6:00 p.m.
No. 4 Beckman vs. No. 5 Aliso Niguel, 5:30 p.m.
All games will be played on Thursday, May 7.