Soccer is set for play throughout the county. Both Columbus and Rice will field teams to compete in 2021. Columbus Boys Soccer Head Coach Danny Engel and Girls Head Coach Ross Macha will lead the Cardinals in a tight schedule against LaGrange, Yoakum, Rice, Bellville, Hempstead, Royal, Navasota, Harmony School of Discovery, and Sealy.
Rice, led by Boys Soccer Head Coach Oscar Garcia and Girls Head Coach Maria Wagner, will take on Yoakum, Palacios, Waller, Gonzales, Bay City, Discovery, Sealy, Hempstead, Bellville, Royal, Columbus, and Navasota.
The Cardinals will open play on Jan. 8 against El Campo at home while the Lady Cardinals will open against La Grange in La Grange on Jan. 5.
The Lady Cards will play in Yoakum Jan. 12.
The Raiders will open their games against Bay City on Jan. 4 at Bay City and travel to Cameron for the Cameron Yoe Tournament on Jan. 8. The Lady Raiders soccer team will open play against Yoakum at Yoakum on Jan. 5 in Yoakum. The Lady Raiders will travel to Georgetown Jan. 7-9 to participate in the Gateway Tournament.