Madison County teams will face tough match-ups in the opening round of the 11th Region Tournament.

The events get under way Monday at various sites.

The semifinals are set for Tuesday, with the title games scheduled for Wednesday.

In the boys tournament, Madison Southern (12-5-3) is set to play host to Paul Laurence Dunbar (10-6-2), while Madison Central (11-6-4) travels to Henry Clay (18-1-3).

In the girls tournament, Madison Central (11-5-2) is set to play host to Lexington Catholic (14-6-1), while Madison Southern (7-10-1) will travel to Tates Creek (18-2).

The first-round games will be played at the home field of each district champion.

The semifinals and title game of girls tournament will be held at Madison Central.

The semifinals and title game of the boys tournament will be held at Franklin County.

None of the first-round pairings are rematches of regular-season games.

The Eagles, however, are very familiar with their postseason opponent.

Dunbar handed Southern a 1-0 loss in the semifinals of last year's 11th Region Tournament. The teams are set to meet again on Monday, once again in Berea.

The Eagles clinched back-to-back district titles for the first time since 2003 with a 3-2 win over Madison Central on Wednesday night. Southern has won five-straight matches and has just one loss in its past 15 games.

Samuel Lee has a team-best 10 goals this season for the Eagles. Garrett Wickersham had nine goals and Austin Shepherd has six shutouts.

Dunbar lost to Tates Creek, 1-0, last week in the 43rd District championship. Three of the Bulldogs' six losses this season have been against teams from out-of-state.

Game time is set for 6 p.m. in Berea.

Madison Central had an eight-game unbeaten streak snapped by Southern in the district title game. The Indians have allowed more than two goals only twice all season.

Gavin O'Shea has a team-best 17 goals this season for Central. Trent Fornash has eight goals, while Daniel Jordan has 102 saves.

The Blue Devils have out-scored their opponents 71-9 on the season. Henry Clay's only loss on the season was to St. Patrick (Chicago, Ill.), 2-1, on Sept. 27.

Game time is set for 8 p.m. in Lexington.

The Lady Indians will carry a 10-match unbeaten streak into a match-up at home with Lexington Catholic.

Madison Central clinched its eight-straight district title with a 1-0 win over Madison Southern last week. The Lady Indians last loss was on Sept. 14 to Conner.

Despite missing several games with an injury, Central's Shelbi Morrison has 10 goals on the season. Freshman Kally Lloyd has nine goals on the season, including the game-winner in the district title game.

Goalkeeper Emry Willis has seven shutouts on the season.

Lexington Catholic had won three-straight matches before falling to Tates Creek, 4-1, in the 43rd District title game.

Central and Catholic met in the first round of the 11th Region Tournament in 2017. The Lady Knight won that game, 3-0.

Game time is set for 6 p.m. in Richmond.

Madison Southern has lost eight of its past nine games, but earned a trip to the 11th Region Tournament with a 3-0 win over Berea Community last week at home.

Kaitlyn Stanton has a team-best eight goals this season for the Lady Eagles. Goalies Ashtyn King and Sarah Mitchell have combined to post five shutouts.

Tates Creek has won 10-straight matches and has out-scored its opponents 64-21 on the season.

Game time is set for 6 p.m. in Lexington.

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