The Mexia Blackcats (22-5) will go against a mirror image when they battle Waco La Vega (12-5) in a Class 4A area round basketball playoff game at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Lorena High School.
The Mexia Blackcats shook off a slow start and coasted to a 71-51 victory over Center in a Class 4A bi-district playoff game at Tyler Junior College on Tuesday night.
The Mexia girls soccer team lost a pair of matches in District 18-4A play last week.
The Mexia boys soccer team split a pair of matches last week.
The Mexia ISD school board voted unanimously Monday to hire Triston Abron as the next Blackcats athletic director and head football coach.