District 4 sets playoff pairings in boys and girls soccer, field hockey | Sports

District 4 has announced the pairings and venues for the boys’ and girls’ soccer playoffs as well as field hockey.

The action begins Tuesday with four first-round matches in Category 2A women’s soccer. There will be a dual program at Selinsgrove High School. No. 7 Hughesville will face No. 10 Warrior Run at 5 p.m., while No. 8 Shamokin and No. 9 Midd-West will face off at 7 p.m.

The Balls Mills complex in Hepburnville will host the other two matches. No. 5 Towanda and No. 12 Williamson play at 6 p.m., followed by No. 6 Montoursville and No. 11 Milton at 8 p.m.

The first round of the Class 2A men’s soccer playoff will take place Wednesday at Loyalsock High School. Milton No. 6 and Williamson No. 11 will kick off the triple match at 4 p.m.

Field hockey begins Thursday with three quarter-final games at Selinsgrove High School. No. 4 Central Columbia will face No. 5 Mifflinburg at 3:30 p.m. No. 3 Line Mountain against No. 6 Midd-West will start at 5:30 p.m. 7 Muncy at 7:30 pm No. 1 Bloomsburg received a bye to next week’s semifinals.

The Class 2A women’s soccer quarterfinals will also take place on Thursday. Two games will take place at Millard Ludwig Stadium in Millville. No. 1 Central Columbia will face the winner of the Midd-West and Shamokin game at 5 p.m., while No. 3 Lewisburg will face the winner of Montoursville-Milton at 7 p.m.

The other two quarterfinals at Loyalsock High School will pit No. 4 Troy against the Towanda-Williamson winner at 5 p.m., while the Hughesville-Warrior Run winner takes on No. 2 Benton at 7 p.m.

Saturday is the busiest day of the week with quadrupleheaders in Hughesville, Central Columbia, Danville and Loyalsock.

The Class A men’s soccer quarterfinals will be held in Hughesville and Danville. No. 8 Galeton takes on No. 1 Millville at 2 p.m. in Hughesville, No. 3 Sullivan County plays No. 6 East Juniata at 6 p.m. No. 2 Benton takes on No. 7 Bloomsburg at 2 p.m. in Danville, while No. 4 South Williamsport and No. 5 Northeast Bradford at 4 p.m.

Three of the Class 2A men’s soccer quarterfinals will take place in Central Columbia. No. 1 Lewisburg will face the winner of Hughesville-Southern Columbia at 2 p.m., while No. 4 Wellsboro will face No. 5 Danville at 4 p.m. The No. 3 Midd-West will face the winner Williamson-Milton at Central Columbia, but the time has not been decided. The other Class 2A men’s soccer quarterfinal is at 6 p.m. at Danville High, where the Troy-Warrior Run winner will face No. 2 Loyalsock.

The boys’ Class 3A semi-finals will both take place at Loyalsock High School. No. 3 Jersey Shore and No. 2 Athens face off at 2 p.m., while top seed Selinsgrove and No. 4 Mifflinburg play at 4 p.m.

In women’s soccer on Saturday, three of the four Class A quarterfinals will begin at noon. The top-seeded South Colombia faces the No. 8 Line mountain in central Colombia. No. 6 South Williamsport and No. 3 Bloomsburg will play in Danville, while No. 4 Millville and No. 5 Meadowbrook Christian will kick off in Hughesville. No. 2 East Juniata will face No. 7 Wyalusing at 4 p.m. at Hughesville High School.

The Class 3A girls semi-finals will also be at Loyalsock. No. 4 Mifflinburg will face No. 1 Athens at noon, while No. 2 Selinsgrove and No. 3 Shikellamy will wrap things up at 6 p.m.

The Class 2A field hockey championship game will take place Oct. 31 at Central Columbia High School between Selinsgrove and Shikellamy at 5 p.m.