Playoffs begin today |

Playoffs begin today

Three western Nevada County volleyball teams and one soccer squad open the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs today.

In Division VI soccer, Forest Lake Christian (18-3-2 overall, 11-0-1 Central Valley Christian League) earned the first seed from the CVCL. At 3 p.m., the Falcons host San Juan (9-9 overall, 8-4 Golden Empire League), the third seed from the GEL.

Nevada Union and Forest Lake Christian each earned No. 1 seeds in their volleyball brackets. In Div. I, the Miners host No. 16 Modesto (12-9 overall, 9-4 Modesto Metro League) at 7 p.m. In Div. V, the Falcons host No. 16 Elliot Christian at 7 p.m.

Bear River’s volleyball team finished 12-9 overall and 8-4 in the Pioneer Valley League, earning the 14th seed in the Div. IV bracket. The Bruins play at 7 p.m. at No. 3 Summerville in Tuolumne (34-1 overall, 15-0 Mother Lode League).

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