The Moundridge girls are the No. 1 seed for the Ell-Saline Class 2A sub-state that includes three other McPherson area schools.
The 17-3 Wildcats will host 4-16 Little River at 7 p.m. Monday. Also on Monday, Canton-Galva (11-9) will host area rival Inman (7-13).
Other first-round games include Ell-Saline (7-13) at Berean (15-5) and Herington (10-10) at Hillsboro (10-10).
On the boys’ side, Moundridge is the No. 2 seed with a 14-6 mark and hosts Ell-Saline (2-18) on Tuesday. Area teams Inman (10-10) and Canton-Galva (10-10) will match up in Inman, while Little River (9-11) goes to Hillsboro (13-7). The other game pits top-seed Berean Academy (19-1) hosting Herington (1-19).