Pine-Richland, Mars draw top seeds in WPIAL girls lacrosse playoffs
Thursday, May 11, 2023 | 12:01 AM
The two tournaments start with first-round games Monday and Tuesday, and finish May 24 or 25 with championships at Robert Morris.
Pine-Richland (15-3), which won the Section 2 title, drew the top seed in Class 3A. Mt. Lebanon (14-2), the Section 1 winner, was second, Fox Chapel (13-3) was third and Upper St. Clair (13-2) fourth. Defending champion Shady Side Academy drew the fifth seed.
Mars, the WPIAL runner-up last year, earned the top seed in Class 2A by going 16-1 in the regular season. Plum (14-3) was seeded second, followed by No. 3 Blackhawk (13-1) and No. 4 Hampton (12-5). Chartiers Valley, which claimed the 2022 district championship, was awarded the No. 5 seed.
Each bracket has 12 teams. The top four seeds in each receive a bye into the quarterfinals.
Pine-Richland bye; North Allegheny at Peters Township, 7 p.m.; Upper St. Clair bye; Norwin at Shady Side Academy, 7 p.m.; Mt. Lebanon bye; Sewickley Academy at North Hills, 7 p.m.; Fox Chapel bye; Seneca Valley at Canon-McMillan, 7 p.m.
Chris Harlan is a Tribune-Review Staff Writer. You can contact Chris by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via Twitter .
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