Connect with us

High School

PIAA girls soccer tournament brackets released

Photo by Ed Thompson

It’s official — the brackets are out for the PIAA (State) playoff tournament. There are 12 WPIAL girls teams that have qualified for the PIAA’s will begin play on Tuesday.

Here is the schedule for the first round, by classification.

WPIAL schools are in bold.

All games will be played on Tuesday, November 5.

Class 1A

6 p.m.    Shady Side Academy vs Everett (at Hampton)

6 p.m.    Greensburg Central Catholic vs Brockway (at Clearfield)

7 p.m.    Freedom vs Conemaugh (at Somerset)


Class 2A

5 p.m.    South Park vs Bedford (at Somerset)

5:30 p.m.    Yough vs Villa Maria (at Fairview)

6 p.m.    North Catholic vs Mercyhurst Prep (at Mars)


Class 3A

5 p.m.   Plum vs Manheim (at Cedar Crest HS, Lebanon)

6 p.m.    Mars vs Warren (at North Allegheny)

6 p.m.    West Allegheny vs Holidaysburg (at Mansion Park Stadium, Altoona)


Class 4A

4 p.m.   North Allegheny vs Cumberland Valley (at Greensburg Salem)

5:30 p.m.    Norwin vs Erie McDowell (at Hagerty Family Events Center, Erie)


PIAA Girls Soccer Tournament Schedule

    • First Round  …..Tuesday, November 5
    • Quarterfinals ……Saturday, November 9
    • Semi-Finals ….. Tuesday, November 12
    • PIAA Championships (Hershey)
      • 2A & 4A Boys & Girls……. Friday, November 15
      • 1A & 3A Boys & Girls…. Saturday, November 16


John Krysinsky has covered soccer and other sports for many years for various publications and media outlets. He is also author of 'Miracle on the Mon' -- a book about the Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC, which chronicles the club, particularly the early years of Highmark Stadium with the narrative leading up to and centered around a remarkable match that helped provide a spark for the franchise. John has covered sports for Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, DK Pittsburgh Sports, Pittsburgh Sports Report, has served as color commentator on Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC broadcasts, and worked with OPTA Stats and broadcast teams for US Open Cup and International Champions Cup matches held in the US. Krysinsky also served as the Head Men’s Soccer Coach at his alma mater, Point Park University, where he led the Pioneers to the first-ever winning seasons and playoff berths (1996-98); head coach of North Catholic boys (2007-08), associate head coach of Shady Side Academy boys (2009-2014).

Sounding Off on Soccer: Riverhounds Road Woes

Subscribe to PGH Soccer Now

Enter your email address to subscribe to PGH Soccer Now and receive notifications of new posts by email.

More in High School