The Ankeny and Ankeny Centennial girls’ soccer teams will open postseason play against familiar opponents from the CIML Iowa Conference.
The top-ranked Jaguars (10-1) will host a Class 2A regional semifinal against Marshalltown (0-12) on June 2 at 6 p.m. The Bobcats dropped a 10-0 decision to Centennial on April 16.
Cedar Falls (8-5) will play Waterloo East (4-6) or Mason City (6-7) in the other Region 6 semifinal. The highest remaining ranked team will host the regional final on June 4 at 6 p.m.
No. 9 Ankeny (6-4), meanwhile, will host a regional semifinal against No. 10 Ames (9-3) on June 2 at 6 p.m. Those two teams will also meet on Friday at Ames in their Iowa Conference finale.
No. 8 Johnston (8-3) will host Des Moines North (2-9) or Fort Dodge (0-9) in the other Region 2 semifinal. The highest remaining ranked team will host the regional final on June 4 at 6 p.m.
The Hawkettes could get a chance to avenge one of their losses in the regional final. Johnston posted a 2-1 victory at Ankeny in a shootout on May 7.