WILLMAR -- This week in Cardinals and Ridgewater sports features conference, state sectional and regional competition at the end of the regular schedule. Here's a rundown of times and dates:
Today: Football, Section 4 AAAA quarterfinals, No. 5 Cardinals at No. 4 Waconia, 7 p.m.
Wednesday: Volleyball, Section 2 AAA No. 9 Willmar at No. 8 Chaska, 7 p.m.
Thursday: Class AA State Individual Tennis at Baseline Center at U of M, Minneapolis, Xiaodan Yu, first-round vs. Caroline Ward, Edina, 8 a.m. (Day 1 of 2)
Section 8AA Boys and Girls Cross Country Meet, 3:30 p.m. at Cold Spring, River Oaks GC
Central Lakes Conference Swimming and Diving Meet, 6 p.m. at Sartell (Day 1 of 2)
Friday: Section 2 AAA volleyball quarterfinals, high seed.
Class AA Girls Tennis Individual, Day 2 of 2.
Ridgewater College hosting NJCAA Region 13A volleyball tournament; No. 1 Lady Warriors vs. No. 4 Western Wisconsin Technical College of La Crosse, 5 p.m. .... No. 2 Rochester vs. No. 3 St. Cloud Technical College
Saturday: Central Lakes Conference Swimming and Diving Meet, noon at Sartell (Day 2 of 2)
Football, Section 2 AAAA semifinals 3 p.m. at Mankato West
MCAC Football Semifinals, Warriors at Northland College, Thief River Falls, time to be announced.