The District 9 soccer playoffs opened Monday night in boysâ€™ Class A, while the girlsâ€™ Class A tournament is scheduled to open today.
In Class AA tournaments, the girlsâ€™ tournament opens Wednesday with the boysâ€™ tournament set to start Monday, Nov. 1.
In girlsâ€™ Class A, Elk County Catholic will host the Brockway Lady Rovers this afternoon at 4 p.m. at Benzinger Park in a quarterfinal match. Also this afternoon, Kane travels to Brookville for a 4 p.m. match. The other quarterfinals are set for Thursday, with Smethport going to DuBois Central for a 4 p.m. match and Curwensville traveling to Karns City for a 5 p.m. match. The dates, times and sites of the semifinals and finals will be announced.
Last night in Class A boys, Kane downed Redbank Valley 7-2 and Brookville beat Port Allegany -2 in overtime. Kane travels to Northern Potter on Thursday for a 4 p.m. match, while Brookville goes to Karns City for a 7 p.m. match on Thursday.
The other two Class A quarterfinal matches will be played Wednesday. Coudersport will travel to ECCHS for a 7 p.m. match at Angela Huey Field in Kersey and Forest will travel to Brockway for a 6 p.m. match.
For more on this story see the Oct. 26 edition of The Daily Press.