Soccer matchups highlight short week in East Valley

January 22, 2014 by Les Willsey, AZPreps365

Plenty of basketball and soccer remain the rest of this week, but soccer is coming down to the wire in its regular season for East Valley teams in the thick of the playoff chase and those battling for high seeds.

Here are some of the top games in soccer and basketball for the area for Wednesday Jan. 22 through Saturday Jan. 25:

Wednesday Jan. 22: Boys soccer -- Hamilton at Gilbert, 6 p.m.; Notre Dame at Queen Creek, 6 p.m.; Campo Verde at Tempe, 6 p.m. Girls soccer -- Gilbert at Hamilton, 6 p.m.. Boys basketball -- Gilbert at Highland, 7 p.m.; Desert Ridge at Perry, 7 p.m.; Hamilton at Desert Vista, 7 p.m.. Thursday Jan. 23: Boys soccer -- Mountain View at Mesa, 6 p.m.; Boys basketball -- Mesa at Chaparral, 7 p.m.; Girls basketball -- Corona del Sol at Basha, 7 p.m. Friday Jan. 24 -- Boys soccer -- Tempe at Notre Dame, 6 p.m.; Girls soccer -- Gilbert at Highland, 6 p.m.; Hamilton at Basha, 6 p.m. Girls basketball -- Desert Vista at Mesquite, 7 p.m.; Mountain Pointe at Hamilton, 7 p.m. Saturday Jan. 25: Girls soccer -- Flagstaff at Corona del Sol, 3 p.m.