District 5 Boys Basketball Playoffs To Begin February 24
First round of District 5 basketball playoffs begin Thursday, February 24 for area local schools. The schedule is as follows:
Southern Fulton (# 2 seed) will play Fannett-Metal (#7 seed) at 7:00 p.m. at Southern Fulton High School.
Forbes Road (#5 seed) will play Shanksville (#4 seed) at Shanksville High School at 7:00 p.m.
Shade (#1) will play Meyersdale (#8) at Shade and Berlin (#3) will play Salisbury (#6) at Berlin.
Semi-finals will be played March 1 at sites to be announced and the finals will be held Friday, March 4 at Pitt-Johnstown at 8 p.m.
District 5 boys AA playoffs will be held February 25 with #4 Chestnut Ridge playing #5 Northern Bedford at 7 p.m. at Chestnut Ridge; #3 Conemaugh will play #6 Windber at Conemaugh at 7 p. m.; # 1 Tussey and # 2 North Star both will have a bye in the first round. Semifinals will be held March 2 and finals will be held at Pitt- Johnstown March 5 at 8 p.m.