The Class 4A and 3A state volleyball playoffs begin on Tuesday with 11 Midlands teams in the two fields.
In 4A, Region 4 champion Spring Valley, Dutch Fork and White Knoll open at home. Spring Valley hosts Gaffney and Dutch Fork welcomes Cover in the Upper State bracket, while White Knoll hosts Beaufort in the Lower State.
Otherwise, Irmo is at Aiken, Lugoff-Elgin travels to face Wando and Blythewood heads to Carolina Forest for Lower State.first-round matches.
In Class 3A, Region 5 champion Airport, Region 6 champ Camden and Region 5 runner-up Chapin have earned Lower State first-round home dates. Airport faces Socastee, Camden takes on Battery Creek and Chapin meets Myrtle Beach in Lower State action.
Brookland-Cayce and Dreher will be on the road. B-C is at St. James and Dreher is off to face top-ranked Daniel in the Upper State bracket.
Second-round play continues on Wednesday.