Photo by Kristen Ralph

Photo by Kristen Ralph

Staff Photo: Erin Evans

Eastside High School football parent volunteers painted the field at Homer Sharp Stadium on Thursday afternoon in preparation for tonight's playoff game against Westside-Macon High School. Pictured is Mark Hitchcock, front, father of No. 10 player Matt Hitchcock, and Scott Hubbard, whose football player son graduated from Eastside last year. The Class AAA playoffs first round begin at 7:30 p.m. today at Homer Sharp Stadium. Tickets cost $8.