District, Sectional volleyball play to begin
Local volleyball playoff action begins this Saturday with District IV with Section IV getting into the action next week.
The Class AA quarterfinals will begin on Saturday at Williamson High School. Fourth seed Wellsboro (12-4) will take on fifth seed Wyalusing (9-6) at 4:30 p.m. followed by third seed Towanda (14-4) facing sixth seed Mansfield (8-7). The second game is scheduled for a 6 p.m. tip.
Top seed Troy (16-1) will face the winner of Wellsboro/Wyalusing while the winner of Towanda/Mansfield takes on second seed Shamokin. The semi-finals will be Tuesday, November 1 beginning at 6 p.m.
The finals are slated for Thursday, November 1.
In Class A Williamson is the District IV champion as they are the only team that qualified for postseason play.
In Class C top seed Waverly (15-1) will host the winner of eighth seed Sidney (11-5) and ninth seed Watkins Glen (8-9) on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
In Class D third seed Tioga (12-3) will host sixth seed Bainbridge-Guilford on Tuesday with a 6 p.m. start.
The winners of both classes will advance to the semi-finals to be played at Horseheads Middle School on Tuesday, November 1.