PIAA hoops pairings announced
The five area teams who get extended their post-season action in the PIAA Basketball Tournament found out who they will meet in the first round when the official brackets were released on Sunday.
Two area boys teams will play Friday, while three girls teams will begin the state tournament Saturday.
-- Friday, Class A boys (5-1) Southern Fulton (21-5) vs. (3-4) West Shore Academy (20-7) at University of Pitt-Johnstown, Johnstown 7:30 p.m.
-- Friday, Class A boys (5-2) McConnellsburg (21-4) vs. (7-2) Sewickley Academy (23-3) at Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic High School, Cranberry twp. 7:30 p.m.
-- Saturday, Class A girls (5-2) McConnellsburg (17-8) vs. (7-3) Quigley Catholic (19-6) at University of Pitt-Johnstown, Johnstown 4:30 p.m.
-- Saturday, Class AAA girls, (3-3) Greencastle-Antrim (23-3) vs. (2-2) Scranton Prep at Scranton High School, Scranton 6:30 p.m.
-- Saturday, Class A girls, (5-1) Southern Fulton (20-5) vs. (6-4) Homer Center (18-8) at University of Pitt-Johnstown, Johnstown 6 p.m.