Three local high school teams advanced to this Friday's state regional semifinals: the Austin High boys, Leander Vandegrift, and Pflugerville Hendrickson girls all play Friday afternoon, hoping to advance to the state tournament, April 12-15 in Georgetown. (The Hendrickson game is 1pm, April 7, at the Kelly Reeves complex, 10211 W. Parmer.)
The European Champions League quarterfinals start this Tue.-Wed., April 11-12: Juventus-Barcelona and Dortmund-Monaco on Tuesday; Bayern Munich-Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid-Leicester on Wednesday. All at 1:45pm on Fox Sports... Pachuca edged out FC Dallas on a stoppage-time goal Tuesday night to advance to the CONCACAF Champions League final; the Vancouver Whitecaps are hosting Tigres in the other semifinal as we go to press Wednesday night.