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Football playoffs scheduled

The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association announced dates, sites and times for first-round state football tournament games in four classifications Sunday.

Delaware Valley will play a road game in Class 5A Friday.

Scranton Prep will get to host a game in Class 3A Friday.

Dunmore will be the neutral site that allows Lakeland and Lackawanna Trail to play close to home to Friday night Class 2A and Saturday afternoon Class A games.

Valley View is at Crestwood Friday night in Class 4A to decide the last District 2 title and a berth in the state quarterfinals.

The schedule:

ClassDistrict 2 teamOpponentDay, Site, Time
5ADelaware Valley (7-5)11-1, Whitehall (7-5)Friday, Whitehall, 7 p.m.
4ACrestwood (11-1)Valley View (10-2)Friday, Crestwood, 7 p.m.
4AValley View (10-2)Crestwood (11-1)Friday, Crestwood, 7 p.m.
3AScranton Prep (9-3)1-1, Neumann-Goretti (7-3)Friday, Scranton, 7 p.m.
2ALakeland (12-0)11-1, Executive Education (7-3)Friday, Dunmore, 7 p.m.
  ALackawanna Trail (8-4)11-1, Northern Lehigh (11-1)Saturday, Dunmore, 1 p.m.

Opponents are listed by district and place finisher. Record, when available, is in parentheses

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