At Charlottetown Rural on Saturday
CHARLOTTETOWN – It’s shaping up to be an exciting Grant Thornton P.E.I. School Athletic Association senior A girls’ provincial volleyball championship.
The one-day event goes Saturday at Charlottetown Rural High School, and features four teams – the top two teams from the East Division and top two from the West Division.
Host Charlottetown Rural went undefeated in the regular season at 10-0 (won-lost), and Charlottetown-based Francois Buote (8-2) is the second seed from the East Division. Evangeline (9-1) enters the provincials at the top-seeded team from the west, and Kinkora (9-1) is No. 2. All four teams won their quarter-final matches 3-0.
The semifinals get underway at 10 a.m., with Francois Buote and Evangeline meeting. The semifinal between Kinkora and Rural will follow at 11:45 a.m.
The bronze-medal match will be played at 1:30 p.m., and the two semifinal winners will meet in the gold-medal match at 3:15 p.m.
The PEISAA Senior A Girls Volleyball League featured 12 teams this season – six in an East Division and six in the West Division.
Also on Saturday, the PEISAA intermediate AA championships will be decided at Summerside Intermediate School.
The semifinals were played on Friday, with the bronze-medal games on Saturday at 10 and 11:45 a.m. The girls’ championship will go at 1:30 p.m., followed by the boys’ final at 3:15 p.m.
The PEISAA senior AAA playoffs will take place next week.