DALLAS — Dallas Parish Episcopal scored moments into the second half and held on for a 1-0 win over Grace Community to claim the TAPPS D-II District 2 championship on Monday.
The Panthers finished 10-1-1 in league play, just ahead of the second-place Cougars (9-1-2), to claim the league’s top seed and an automatic berth into the regional round.
Grace will open the area playoffs on Friday at home against Fort Worth Southwest Christian at 7 p.m.
Bishop Gorman, which took fourth, takes on El Paso Lydia Patterson in the bi-district round at 1 p.m. Friday at Fort Worth Christian School. The winner of that game takes on TAPPS D-II District 1 champ Grapevine Faith Christian in the area round.
TAPPS Soccer Playoffs
TAPPS Division II Girls
All Saints at Fort Worth Christian, noon Saturday
TAPPS Division II Boys
Bishop Gorman vs. El Paso Lydia Patterson, 1 p.m. Friday, Fort Worth Christian School
Gorman-Lydia winner vs. Grapevine Faith Christian, TBD
Fort Worth Southwest Christian at Grace Community, 7 p.m. Friday
TAPPS Division III Girls
New Braunfels John Paul II at Bullard Brook Hill, 2 p.m. Friday
TAPPS Division III Boys
League City Bay Area Christian at Bullard Brook Hill, 4 p.m. Saturday