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North tight end James Johnson, right, and Shafter cornerback Jackson Sanchez battle hands-to-face in the first half at North High during their game last week.

It's opening week of Central Section football playoffs. Follow our live scoreboard from tonight's games in and around Kern County:

D-I

No. 14 Clovis North 7 at No. 3 Liberty 49 F

No. 13 Clovis East 31 at No. 4 Bakersfield 55 F

No. 11 Centennial 14 at No. 6 Clovis 49 F

No. 9 Fresno-Edison 42  at No. 8 Ridgeview 33 F

D-II

No. 11 Frontier 29 at No. 6 Nipomo 22 F

No. 10 Santa Maria-Pioneer Valley 21 at No. 7 Stockdale 45 F

No. 9 Visalia-Redwood 0 at No. 8 Garces 45 F

D-III

No. 11 West 34 at No. 6 Independence 13 F

No. 10 Highland 39 at No. 7 Chowchilla 28 F

No. 9 South 16 at No. 8 San Luis Obispo 24 F

D-IV

No. 12 Chavez 0 at No. 5 Kerman 35 F

No. 11 Tulare-Mission Oak 7 at No. 6 North 24 F

No. 9 East 13 at No. 8 Wasco 33 F

D-V

No. 15 Fresno-McLane 15 at No. 3 Kennedy 57 F

No. 11 Reedley-Immanuel 18 at No. 6 Arvin 35 F

D-VI (quarterfinals)

No. 5 California City 46 at No. 4 McFarland 6 F

No. 8 Boron 6 at No. 1 Strathmore 54 F

8-man (quarterfinals)

No. 7 Desert 0 at No. 2 Fresno Christian 57 3Q

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