Feature Photo: Powderpuff playoff to begin
Photo by Vidya Giri
Rice's Powderpuff playoffs are slated to begin this week. Will Rice College will take on Lovett College and Duncan College will play Martel College in the first round while top seeds McMurtry College and Hanszen College wait during bye weeks for their semifinal opponents.
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