WPIAL girls basketball teams with PIAA playoff spots clinched as of Feb. 28, 2024

Thursday, February 29, 2024 | 12:25 AM

With the WPIAL championships coming up over the next three days, the focus will soon turn to the Road to Hershey and the start of the 2024 PIAA girls basketball postseason.

The state playoffs begin with first round action on Friday, March 8 and Saturday, March 9.

Here is an update on the WPIAL teams that have qualified with the final order to be determined in the championship games and five consolation games being played Thursday.

Class 6A

4 teams

Norwin Knights

North Allegheny Tigers

3 – Peters Township Indians

4 – Chartiers Valley Colts

Class 5A

7 teams

Armstrong River Hawks

South Fayette Lions

Oakland Catholic Eagles

McKeesport Tigers

5 – Trinity Hillers

6 – Lincoln Park Leopards

7 – Winner of the North Hills at Indiana game on Thursday

Class 4A

6 teams

Blackhawk Cougars

North Catholic Trojans

Elizabeth Forward Warriors

Laurel Highlands Mustangs

Highlands Golden Rams

Knoch Knights

Class 3A

7 teams

Avonworth Antelopes

Shady Side Academy Bulldogs

3 – Neshannock Lancers

4 – Beaver Falls Tigers

5 – Keystone Oaks Golden Eagles

6 – Seton LaSalle Rebels

7 – Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Chargers

Class 2A

8 teams

Greensburg Central Catholic Centurions

Serra Catholic Eagles

3 – Aliquippa Quips

4 – South Side Rams

5 – Rochester Rams

6 – Clairton Bears

7 – Fort Cherry Rangers

8 – Winchester Thurston Bears

Class A

5 teams

Union Scotties

St. Joseph’s Spartans

3 – Aquinas Academy Crusaders

4 – Riverview Raiders

5 – Monessen Greyhounds

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