The high school lacrosse playoffs get underway Tuesday, including a couple of matchups of local rivals in the first round.
Hilton Head High will host May River in first-round matchups in both the Class 4A boys and girls brackets, while Beaufort High’s boys and Bluffton’s girls also will be in action.
The Seahawks and Sharks will square off in a doubleheader with the girls playing at 5 p.m., followed by the boys at 7. Hilton Head High is the No. 8 seed in the girls bracket, while May River is ninth. The Seahawk boys are the No. 6 seed, while May River is 11th.
Bluffton’s girls also will be at home in the first round, as the fifth-seeded Bobcats host No. 12 Academic Magnet.
In the boys bracket, No. 12 seed Beaufort will travel to No. 5 Myrtle Beach.