Mustangs, Jackets will begin best-of-3 series today at ACU

Ron Howell
Sports Editor

After using a best-of-3 playoff format the past four years, Sweetwater — for the first time under veteran head coach Roland Herrera — began its 2017 postseason with a 2-1 win over Burkburnett in a one-game matchup at Brock — the same place the team’s historic 2016 run ended.
But the Mustangs will be returning to the more familiar three-game series model in their Class 4A area round playoff with Stephenville.
Game 1 — as well as Game 2 and, if necessary, a Game 3 — are at Abilene Chris-tian University’s Crutcher Scott Field. The teams will play at 4 p.m. today, while the remaining games will start at noon.

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