Girls lacrosse: Mounds View hosts Irondale in playoff opener

The girls lacrosse teams from Irondale and Mounds View square off in their playoff opener. As the higher seed, Mounds View gets to play the match on its home field.

The fifth-seeded Mustangs take on 12th-seeded Irondale at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, May 21.

The winner advances to the second round on Wednesday, May 23 against either fourth-seeded Champlin Park or 13th-seeded Forest Lake. That match will be played either at Champlin Park or the home field of the Mounds View/Irondale winner.

The section playoffs continue with the semifinals on May 29 and the championship match on May 31.

Section 4 girls lacrosse playoffs Seeds in parentheses First round, Monday Game 1 - Hill-Murray (9) at Anoka (8), 4 p.m. Game 2 - Forest Lake (13) at Champlin Park (4), 7 p.m. Game 3 - Irondale (12) at Mounds View (5), 7:30 p.m. Game 4 - Spring Lake Park (14) at Mahtomedi (3), 4:30 p.m. Game 5 - Totino-Grace (11) at Centennial (6), 4:30 p.m. Game 6 - Blaine (10) at White Bear Lake (7), 7:30 p.m. Game 7 - Andover (15) at Coon Rapids (2), 7 p.m.

Quarterfinals, Wednesday, at higher seed Game 8 - Game 1 winner at Stillwater (1) Game 9 - Game 2 winner vs. Game 3 winner Game 10 - Game 4 winner vs. Game 5 winner Game 11 - Game 6 winner vs. Game 7 winner

Semifinals, May 29, at higher seed Gamed 12 - Game 8 winner vs. Game 9 winner Game 13 - Game 10 winner vs. Game 11 winner

Championship, May 31 at Osseo High School Game 14 - Game 12 winner vs. Game 13 winner