With Monday’s last semifinal game, the 3-day, 11-game schedule for championship basketball games at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza is all set.
Following quarterfinal and semifinal rounds devoid of upsets, top seeds will play number-two seeds in nine games and face third seeds in the other two.
The 5A through A games are District 2 championships. The 6A games are District 2-4 Subregional championships.
The schedule is:
|Thursday||4 p.m.||Class A girls||1, Susquehanna (9-12) vs. 2, Forest City (3-20)||Lady Sabers seek sixth straight title.|
|Thursday||6 p.m.||Class 4A girls||1, Dunmore (22-1) vs. 2, Scranton Prep (20-3)||District’s top two teams go head-to-head.|
|Thursday||8 p.m.||Class 3A boys||1, Holy Redeemer (20-4) vs. 2, Riverside (15-7)||Tournament’s last two champions meet.|
|Friday||4 p.m.||Class 2A girls||1, Holy Cross (14-8) vs. 2, Elk Lake (15-8)||Holy Cross has won all five games vs. fellow 2A teams by at least 24.|
|Friday||6 p.m.||Class 6A girls||1, Wilkes-Barre Area (19-5) vs. 2, Hazleton Area (14-8)||Wolfpack seeks second straight three-game sweep of division rival.|
|Friday||8 p.m.||Class 5A boys||1, Pittston Area (19-4) vs. 2, North Pocono (18-5)||Rematch of three-point PA win in December Conference Challenge.|
|Saturday||noon||Class 3A girls||1, Western Wayne (19-4) vs. 2, Riverside (20-4)||Rematch of last year’s final that Riverside won.|
|Saturday||2 p.m.||Class 2A boys||1, Holy Cross (18-6) vs. 3, Old Forge (15-8)||2017-20 champion Crusaders back after missing ’21 for COVID reasons.|
|Saturday||4 p.m.||Class 4A boys||1, Dallas (23-3) vs. 2, Mid Valley (21-4)||Dallas on district-high, 17-game winning streak.|
|Saturday||6 p.m.||Class 5A girls||1, Pittston Area (24-3) vs. 2, Abington Heights (18-6)||Pittston Area from 4 wins to 24 in one season.|
|Saturday||8 p.m.||Class 6A boys||1, Scranton (20-2) vs. 3, Williamsport (18-5)||Knights already district champs, need win to make PIAA tourney.|
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