What to watch for in WPIAL sports for April 14, 2022: Key section volleyball matches on tap
Thursday, April 14, 2022 | 9:35 AM
Thursday marks another busy night of WPIAL boys volleyball as section play inches closer to the midway point of the regular season.
First place or a share of the section lead is at stake in three matches:
In Section 3-3A, first place belongs at the moment to Norwin (4-0). However three teams are right on the heels of the Knights with 3-1 section records. One of them is Hempfield while the other two collide on Thursday when Penn-Trafford hosts Latrobe.
More baseball make-ups
There are a handful of WPIAL section baseball games postponed from earlier days either this week or last week that are slated for Thursday.
One of them is a rematch of the 2014 district Class A title game.
The game was played over two days after rained forced the contest to be suspended in the fourth inning.
Since the turn of the century, the Trojans have won five crowns while the Mighty Mikes are at three.
Serra Catholic is a game back with a 2-1 mark.
The Eagles finished in third place last season, four games behind the section champion Rams.
Thursday may go a long way to show how good this Serra Catholic team is.
The Eagles won their first four games by a combined score of 51-3, but lost to Seton LaSalle in their most recent game, 5-0.
After a 1-2 start, Ligonier Valley has won three straight by a combined score of 29-3.
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