WPIAL girls volleyball teams ready to begin PIAA playoffs
The WPIAL girls volleyball playoff tournaments have concluded, and the teams that remain alive are gearing up for what they hope are successful runs in the PIAA playoffs that begin Tuesday at sites all throughout the state.
Sixteen teams are set for first-round matchups in each of the four classifications. The state-title matches are Nov. 17 at Cumberland Valley High School in Mechanicsburg.
Here are the opening matchups involving WPIAL teams.
7-1 North Allegheny vs. 10-1 McDowell, 5:30 p.m., North Catholic High School
6-1 State College vs. 7-2 Baldwin, 5:30 p.m., Bellefonte High School
7-1 Knoch vs. 7-4 Elizabeth Forward, 7 p.m., North Catholic High School
10-1 Warren vs. 7-3 Central Valley, 7:30 p.m., Meadville High School
9-1 DuBois Area vs. 7-2 Thomas Jefferson, 6:30 p.m., Punxsutawney High School
7-1 North Catholic vs. 5-1 North Star, 7 p.m., North Allegheny High School
9-1 Redbank Valley vs. 7-4 Freeport, 5 p.m., DuBois Area High School
6-1 Bald Eagle Area vs. 7-3 Serra Catholic, 7 p.m. Bellefonte High School
10-1 Corry vs. 7-2 Frazier, 6 p.m., Cochranton High School
5-1 Berlin Brothersvalley vs. 7-3 Fort Cherry, 6:30 p.m., Windber High School
6-1 Bishop Carroll vs. 7-2 Carmichaels, 6:30 p.m., Forest Hills High School
7-1 Bishop Canevin vs. 6-2 Northern Cambria, 5:30 p.m., North Allegheny High School