District 3 announced the official field hockey brackets Thursday for next week's championships. The tournament will begin Wednesday in all three classifications.
The matchups for Sentinel-area teams include:
- Class 3A: No. 6 Cumberland Valley hosts No. 11 Dallastown at Mechanicsburg's Frederick Field, and No. 8 Cedar Cliff will be the host against No. 9 Manheim Township at Lower Dauphin High School.
- Class 2A: The only matchup of two local teams includes No. 3 East Pennsboro vs. No. 14 Shippensburg, also at Frederick Field; No. 9 Northern is the away team against No. 8 South Western at Bermudian Springs High School; and No. 13 West Perry "visits" No. 4 Berks Catholic at Exeter Township High School.
- Class 1A: Boiling Springs opens as the No. 8 seed against Littlestown, with the game at Bermudian; No. 6 Big Spring "hosts" No. 11 Susquenita at West Perry High School; and No. 14 Camp Hill travels to Govern Mifflin to face No. 3 Oley Valley.