Two area soccer teams are receiving national attention.
Unbeaten Houston High is ranked 8th in the Nation according to School Sports.com, while Christian Brothers High school is the number one team in the country.
The Purple Wave is picked as Tops in the Land by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.
CBHS is 15-and-0 heading into Regional Playoff action.
Forward Ricky Character, one of the leading goal scorers in the city, says the Brothers are out to avenge a 1-goal loss in the State Championship game last season.
Top seed CBHS faces Lausanne in Division 2 First round action Saturday at Mike Rose Soccer Complex.
8th ranked Houston plays Germantown in the District 15-AAA Semifinals Thursday at Houston Middle.