Except for a couple of teams, the road has been quiet for the Taft High basketball and soccer teams over the past two weeks. That will change Friday when the South Sequoia League season gets underway for the Wildcat soccer teams.
The junior varsity and varsity boys and girls soccer teams return to action tonight with matches against Bakersfield Christian. The Lady Wildcats will travel to Bakersfield while the boys will host the Eagles. The matches begin at 4:30 and 6 p.m.
All teams (basketball and soccer) will hit the ground running next week with three games, starting with Monday's game against Arvin. The junior varsity and varsity girls soccer teams will host Arvin while the junior varsity and varsity boys travel to Arvin.
Meanwhile, the basketball teams will kick off their South Sequoia League schedule on the same day with the Lady Wildcats hosting Arvin while the boys travel to Arvin. The freshmen game for both teams begins at 4 p.m.
Following the game against Arvin, the three girls basketball teams hit the road to face Cesar Chavez in Delano on Wednesday while the boys host Cesar Chavez. Like the basketball teams the Lady Wildcat junior varsity and varsity soccer teams will travel to face the Lady Titans while the junior varsity and varsity boys soccer teams will host Cesar Chavez.
Taft basketball wraps up their busy week with a matchup against the Wasco Tigers. The junior varsity and varsity boys along with the junior varsity and varsity girls will host the Tigers with the first game starting at 3:30 p.m.
Meanwhile the freshmen boys will take on Wasco in Wasco while the freshmen girls are off. The boys game starts at 5:15 p.m.
The girls soccer teams complete their week by traveling to Wasco to face the Lady Tigers. The junior varsity match starts at 4:30 p.m. At the same time the junior varsity and varsity boys soccer team will host Wasco.
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