The boys and girls soccer playoffs began Thursday night with most local teams beginning their quest for a state championship.

GIRLS SOCCER:
SECTION 8A 
Sauk Rapids 10, Melrose 0
Apollo 4, St. John's Prep 0
Little Falls 3, West Ottertail United 0
SATURDAY: 
Apollo @ Cathedral  3 PM
Little Falls @ Detroit Lakes 1 PM

SECTION 8AA 
Rogers 6, Tech 0

BOYS SOCCER:
SECTION 8A 
Sauk Rapids-Rice 4, St. John's Prep 0
Apollo 3, Little Falls 0
Sartell 7, ROCORI 0
West Ottertail United 11, Fergus Falls 1
SATURDAY: 
Cathedral @ Apollo 1 PM
Alexandria @ Bemidji 1 PM
Sauk Rapids-Rice @ Sartell 1 PM
8AA 
Tech 5, Brainerd 1
SATURDAY
Moorhead @ Tech 1 PM