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UPDATE: Girls basketball openers

Nearly half of the District 2 girls basketball teams will open their schedules on Dec. 2, the first legal date for games in the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association.

The schedule for Friday’s Lady Cougar Tip-Off Tournament at Hazleton Area has been moved up one hour since originally announced. Friday’s semifinal games will now be at 5 and 6:30 p.m.

The rest will spread out their openers from Dec. 3 through Dec. 10.

A look at the scheduled opener for each District 2 team:

Dec. 2 games

4:00 p.m.Carbondale vs. East Stroudsburg NorthHawley Rotary Tournament
5:00 p.m.Lake-Lehman vs. Nazareth AreaLady Cougar Tip-Off Tournament
5:30 p.m.Stroudsburg at WallenpaupackHawley Rotary Tournament
5:30 p.m.Western Wayne at State CollegeSkip Coleman Tip-Off Tournament
6:00 p.m.Wyoming Area at Central ColumbiaLady Jays Tip-Off Tournament
6:15 p.m.MMI Prep at Mountain ViewOpener of girls-boys doubleheader
6:30 p.m.Abington Heights at Hazleton AreaLady Cougar Tip-Off Tournament
6:30 p.m.Mid Valley at Delaware Valley 
6:45 p.m.Nanticoke at North Pocono 
6:45 p.m.Holy Cross at Scranton 
6:45 p.m.Lackawanna Trail at Lakeland 
7:00 p.m.Holy Redeemer vs. BloomsburgSelinsgrove Tournament

Later openers

NOTE: Team(s) making season debut are in bold.

Dec. 32:15 p.m.Berwick at Scranton Prep 
Dec. 32:15 p.m.Tunkhannock at Elk Lake 
Dec. 32:45 p.m.Pittston Area at Delaware Valley 
Dec. 34:30 p.m.Dallas vs. HonesdaleMike Duda Tip-Off Tournament at Wyoming Valley West
Dec. 35:45 p.m.Riverside at Hanover Area 
Dec. 36:00 p.m.West Scranton at Wyoming Valley WestMike Duda Tip-Off Tournament
Dec. 56:45 p.m.Forest City at Hanover Area 
Dec. 57:15 p.m.North Pocono at Wilkes-Barre Area 
Dec. 57:15 p.m.Northwest at Wyoming Seminary 
Dec. 57:15 p.m.Valley View at Crestwood 
Dec. 66:45 p.m.Susquehanna at Western Wayne 
Dec. 77:15 p.m.Wyoming Seminary at Old Forge 
Dec. 87:00 p.m.Blue Ridge at Northwest 
Dec. 96:45 p.m.Montrose at Valley View 
Dec. 102:15 p.m.North Pocono at Dunmore


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