PIAA postpones second-round state basketball playoff games

  • PIAA postpones second-round state basketball playoff games

PIAA postpones second-round state basketball playoff games

The PIAA has revised the schedule for its state swimming and diving championships. The meet schedule has shifted one day, with the Class 2A events Thursday and Friday and the Class 3A events Saturday and Sunday.

The Class AA swimming championships are not going to be contested Thursday and Friday at Bucknell University, while Class AAA will compete on Saturday and Sunday.

Class 3A swimming will be held Saturday and Sunday, with timed finals beginning at 3:15 p.m. for girls and 7 p.m. for boys on Saturday and 10:45 a.m. for girls and 3:30 p.m. for boys on Sunday.

The diving competition back to March 25 and 26 at Bucknell. West Philadelphia, 5 p.m.; Boys, Holy Redeemer vs. Neumann-Goretti, 6:30 p.m.

All quarterfinal-round games will then be played Saturday.

Pine Grove's Class AAA second-round game with York Catholic remained at Milton Hershey High School, 7:30 p.m. start.

Also, Penn State announced Monday the softball home opener scheduled for Wednesday against St. Francis has been postponed, with the teams meeting for a doubleheader on April 26.

Among area teams, Elk Catholic and Johnsonburg were set to play in a Class A boys basketball doubleheader Tuesday night at DuBois High School.

In Class A boys, District 5 champion Shanksville-Stonycreek will play District 7 champion Monessen at 8 p.m.at Norwin High School in North Huntingdon.