For the second year in a row, Upper St. Clair and Woodland Hills will play in the WPIAL Class AAAA semifinals. And for the second consecutive year, the game will be played at Baldwin.
The WPIAL announced semifinal sites this morning and all games will be played Friday night at 7:30. The only other game involving a district team is in the PIAA Class AAAA playoffs. Allderdice, the second-place team from the City League, will play McDowell of Erie at Cupples Stadium on the South Side.
Three of the WPIAL semifinal games are rematches of games played earlier this year. In Class AAAA, Upper St. Clair beat Woodland Hills in the season opener. In last year's semifinals, Woodland Hills beat Upper St. Clair. In Class AA, Aliquippa beat Beaver in the final regular-season game this year. In Class A, North Catholic beat Neshannock in a non-conference game late in the season.
Here are the semifinal sites:
Class AAAA – Upper St. Clair vs. Woodland Hills at Baldwin; Penn-Trafford vs. Central Catholic at West Mifflin.
Class AAA – West Allegheny vs. Franklin Regional at North Allegheny; Thomas Jefferson vs. Central Valley at Chartiers Valley.
Class AA – Aliquippa vs. Beaver at Ambridge; South Fayette vs. Beaver Falls at Montour.
Class A – Sto-Rox vs. Clairton at Chartiers-Houston; Neshannock vs. North Catholic at Mars.