Basketball Playoff Format and Dates Finalized

The format for the 2016 League Basketball Championships will be as follows:

Boys’ Basketball Playoffs
Quarterfinals: Saturday February 6 @ Section Champs (game time determined by host school based on gym availability)
Semifinals: Tuesday February 9 @ Neutral Sites (7:00 PM)
Finals: Thursday February 11 @ Manheim Township HS (7:00 PM)

Girls’ Basketball Playoffs
Quarterfinals: Monday February 8 @ Section Champs (7:00 PM)
Semifinals: Wednesday February 10 @ Neutral Sites (7:00 PM)
Finals: Friday February 12 @ Warwick/Annville Cleona (7:00 PM)
Please note the change in dates for the girls playoffs from what was originally posted

2016 Basketball Playoff Brackets

In the event of a tie between two(2) teams, a one(1) game playoff will be played to determine the Section Champion. These games will take place on Thursday February 4 at neutral site(s). Should any ties exist with any teams other than first place, the following criteria, in priority order, will be used:

  1. Head to Head Competition
  2. Record within the Section (crossover games do not count)
  3. District 3 Power Rating
  4. Coin Flip