In the Battle of Rogers Avenue, the Grizzlies (3-7, 2-5) beat the Mavericks (3-7, 2-5) for the second straight season to earn the 7A-Central’s 5 seed. Northside leads the all-time series 29-25-2.
Southside, which had won 2 straight games to clinch a playoff berth, will be the 6th seed from the Central.
Both teams have Northwest Arkansas road trips to start the Class 7A playoffs. Northside travels to Springdale Har-Ber while Southside goes to Fayetteville.