The pairings for the PIAA boys' basketball tournament were announced Sunday, with action beginning for city leagues' teams Friday in Class AAA.

Neumann-Goretti, Philadelphia Electricla, Carroll and Boys' Latin are all in first-round games Friday.

Action begins in the first round in Class AAAA and AA on Saturday. In Class AAAA, Frankford, LaSalle, Roman and Bartram are involved. In Class AA, Imhotep, West Catholic, Vaux, Comm. Tech and Prep Charter all play Saturday.


(District/Seeding in Parentheses)

City leagues teams only

Friday, March 11


Class AAA

Neumann-Goretti (12-1) vs. Annville-Cleona (3-6), at Ryan, 7

Phila. Electrical (12-2) vs. Pope John Paul II (1-3), at Southern, 6

Carroll (12-3) vs. Eastern York (3-2), at Hempfield High, 6

Boys' Latin (12-4) vs. Lancaster Catholic (3-1), at Hempfield High, 7:30

Class A

Constitution (12-1) vs. Phil-Mont Christian (1-3), at Southern, 7:30

Math/Civics/Sciences (12-2) vs. Marian Catholic (11-1), at Martz Hall, Pottsville, 7:30

Saturday, March 12


Class AAAA

Frankford (12-1) vs. Bensalem (1-8), at Southern, 3

La Salle (12-2) vs. Reading (3-4), at Carroll, 4:30

Roman (12-3) vs. Bethlehem Liberty (11-2), at Parkland High, Allentown, 4:30

Bartram (12-4) vs. Red Land (3-2), at Milton Hershey School, Hershey, 6

Class AA

Imhotep (12-1) vs. Wyomissing (3-3), at Southern, 6

West Catholic (12-2) vs. Pine Grove (11-2), at Carroll, 3

Vaux (12-3) vs. Delone Catholic (3-2), at Dallastown High, 6

Comm Tech (12-4) vs. Hanover (3-1), at South Western High, Hanover, 7:30

Prep Charter (12-5) vs. Salisbury (11-1), at Parkland High, Allentown, 3