By CoBL Staff
We’re down to 16 teams left in the District 1 AAAA tournament, as half the field was knocked out in the opening round on Friday night. As we get deeper into the tournament, the games obviously pick up more importance–but this round is easily the most crucial.
The eight second-round winners will automatically qualify for the PIAA state tournament and will all play three more games to determine seeding, so a win does much more than just extend the season by one more game. The eight losers aren’t out of it: they’ll all go into the play-back bracket, where they’ll battle it out for the remaining two spots that District 1 is allotted.
Here’s a look at the eight games in the District 1 AAAA second round; all games at the higher seed’s home court, all tipoffs at 7 PM: