Apaches to host boys, girls soccer tournament


The Gonzales Apaches boys and girls soccer teams will be hosting a tournament this weekend at Apache Field, with the boys scheduled to be in a 12-team tournament and the girls in a four-team pool.

The three-day tournament will begin with pool play on Thursday and Friday. The boys teams are split up into three pools of four, while the girls are in one group of four.

On Saturday, the top two teams from each boys pool will play in a six-team single elimination bracket, while the top three teams from the girls side will play in a mini tournament.

Games begin on 8 a.m. on Thursday with the championship game for the girls at 10 a.m. on Saturday and the boys at 4 p.m. Saturday.

Participating on the boys side are Pleasanton, Wharton, La Grange and Manor New Tech in Pool A, Poteet, Gonzales, Floresville and Columbus in Pool B and Lampasas, Giddings, Canyon Lake and Bandera in Pool C. On the girls side are Gonzales, Yoakum, Poteet and Giddings.