Posted On: 02/11/19 8:50 PM

The first round of the 6A playoffs begin Wednesday, as 16 teams compete to take the first step toward a state championship.

Here are three player match-ups to watch in this round:

Shadow Ridge: Anthony Garza vs. Chandler: Isaiah Somers

The 3 vs. 14 match-up could prove much closer than the standings might suggest. Anthony Garza is a long scorer who is one of the better rebounders in the state at 6-foot-6. He can post up and get buckets near the basket, while scoring off second-chance points as well. Somers has played well against big men on defense for a team that prides itself on that end of the ball. There will definitely be other players that will impact this game, but I wouldn't be surprised to see both these guys go at it.

Perry: Jalen Williams vs. Skyline: Dayton Harris

This could prove the top point-guard matchup in the first round. Jalen Williams has proven he can score on the ball, as well as make plays for his many tall Puma teammates who can shoot and make plays near the basket. Dayton Harris leads 6A in assists, averaging 6.6 per game. He is the main ball handler on an

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