WIAA RELEASES SEEDS, BRACKETS FOR UPCOMING GIRLS VOLLEYBALL PLAYOFFS

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The WIAA released its brackets and seedings for the upcoming playoffs late Wednesday.


Play begins with regional quarterfinals in Divisions 2, 3 and 4 on Tuesday, Oct. 22. Regional semifinals in all four divisions will be Thursday, Oct. 24, with regional finals on Saturday, Oct. 26.


Sectionals are set for Thursday, Oct. 31, and Saturday, Nov. 2, with the sectional champions qualifying for the 2019 WIAA State Girls Volleyball Tournament at Resch Center in Green Bay on Nov. 7-9.


All seven Wisconsin Valley Conference teams are in the top half of the Division 1 Sectional 1 bracket.


In regional semifinals on Oct. 24, No. 13 D.C. Everest is at No. 4 Merrill, No. 14 Wisconsin Rapids will play at No. 3 Stevens Point, No. 11 Eau Claire Memorial will play at No. 6 Wausau West, and No. 10 Wausau East is at No. 7 Marshfield.


In Sectional 1 of the Division 2 bracket, No. 8 Medford will host a regional quarterfinal on Oct. 22 against No. 9 Tomahawk. The winner plays at No. 1 Mosinee in a regional semifinal Oct. 24.


In Division 3, a number of Central Wisconsin teams are in the Sectional 2 bracket.

In regional quarterfinals on Oct. 22, No. 9 Neillsville is at No. 8 Thorp, No. 12 Stanley-Boyd is at No. 5 Marathon, No. 13 Augusta is at No. 4 Abbotsford, No. 14 Colby is at No. 3 Auburndale, No. 11 Nekoosa is at No. 6 Cadott, No. 10 Necedah will play at No. 7 Edgar, and No. 15 Spencer will play at No. 2 Stratford, the two-time defending sectional champion.

Stevens Point Pacelli is in the bottom half of the Sectional 2 bracket and as the No. 6 seed will host Shiocton on Oct. 22. No. 10 Iola-Scandinavia will play at No. 7 Amherst in another regional quarterfinal on Tuesday.


Area teams are split among two sectionals in Division 4.


In Sectional 1, No. 8 Owen-Withee will host No. 9 Prairie Farm, No. 4 Gilman hosts No. 13 Clayton, and No. 10 Greenwood is at No. 7 Plum City/Elmwood in regional quarterfinals Oct. 22.


In the bottom half of the Sectional 2 bracket, Marshfield Columbus Catholic earned a No. 1 seed and will play No. 16 Port Edwards in a regional quarterfinal on Oct. 22. In other opening-round matchups Tuesday, No. 9 Rib Lake is at No. 8 Wild Rose, No. 12 Rosholt is at No. 5 Wisconsin Rapids Assumption, No. 13 Northland Lutheran will play at No. 4 Athens, No. 3 Prentice hosts No. 14 Tigerton, No. 11 Tri-County is at No. 6 Loyal, No. 10 Wisconsin Valley Lutheran will play at No. 7 Pittsville, and No. 15 Almond-Bancroft is at No. 2 Wausau Newman Catholic.


2019 WIAA Girls Volleyball Playoffs

Division 1

Sectional 1

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, Oct. 24

No. 9 Superior at No. 8 New Richmond

No. 12 Chippewa Falls at No. 5 Hudson

No. 13 D.C. Everest at No. 4 Merrill

No. 14 Wisconsin Rapids at No. 3 Stevens Point

No. 11 Eau Claire Memorial at No. 6 Wausau West

No. 10 Wausau East at No. 7 Marshfield

No. 15 Menomonie at No. 2 Eau Claire North

Regional Finals

Saturday, Oct. 26

New Richmond-Superior winner at No. 1 River Falls

Sectional 2

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, Oct. 24

No. 9 West De Pere at No. 8 De Pere

No. 12 Pulaski at No. 5 Appleton East

No. 13 Green Bay Southwest at No. 4 Kaukauna

No. 14 Ashwaubenon at No. 3 Bay Port

No. 11 Appleton West at No. 6 Hortonville

No. 10 Green Bay East at No. 7 Green Bay Preble

Regional Finals

Saturday, Oct. 26

De Pere-West De Pere winner at No. 1 Appleton North

Green Bay Preble-Green Bay East winner at No. 2 Kimberly

Sectional 3

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, Oct. 24

No. 9 Tomah at No. 8 Reedsburg

No. 12 La Crosse Central at No. 5 Middleton

No. 13 Madison East at No. 4 DeForest

No. 14 Madison West at No. 3 Sun Prairie

No. 11 Baraboo at No. 6 Madison Memorial

No. 10 Holmen at No. 7 Onalaska

Regional Finals

Saturday, Oct. 26

Reedsburg-Tomah winner at No. 1 Waunakee

Onalaska-Holmen winner at No. 2 Verona

Sectional 4

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, Oct. 24

No. 9 Fond du Lac at No. 8 Hartford

No. 12 West Bend East at No. 5 Oshkosh West

No. 13 Sheboygan South at No. 4 West Bend West

No. 14 Menasha at No. 3 Manitowoc

No. 11 Sheboygan North at No. 6 Slinger

No. 10 Neenah at No. 7 Beaver Dam

No. 15 Oshkosh North at No. 2 Watertown

Regional Finals

Saturday, Oct. 26

Hartford-Fond du Lac at No. 1 Oconomowoc

Sectional 5

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, Oct. 24

No. 9 Wauwatosa West at No. 8 Cedarburg

No. 12 Mequon Homestead at No. 5 Sussex Hamilton

No. 13 Milwaukee King at No. 4 Germantown

No. 14 Milwaukee Riverside/Golda Meir at No. 3 Milwaukee Divine Savior Holy Angels

No. 11 Brookfield East at No. 6 Menomonee Falls

No. 10 Glendale Nicolet at No. 7 Whitefish Bay

Regional Finals

Saturday, Oct. 26

Cedarburg-Wauwatosa West winner at No. 1 Hartland Arrowhead

Whitefish Bay-Nicolet winner at No. 2 Brookfield Central

Sectional 6

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, Oct. 24

No. 9 Lake Geneva Badger at No. 8 Janesville Craig

No. 12 Westosha Central at No. 5 Fort Atkinson

No. 13 Madison La Follette at No. 4 Milton

No. 14 Oregon at No. 3 Elkhorn

No. 11 Beloit Memorial at No. 6 Wilmot

No. 10 Stoughton at No. 7 Monona Grove

Regional Finals

Saturday, Oct. 26

Janesville Craig-Badger winner at No. 1 Burlington

Monona Grove-Stoughton winner at No. 2 Janesville Parker

Sectional 7

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, Oct. 24

No. 9 Oak Creek at No. 8 Racine Case

No. 12 Kenosha Tremper at No. 5 Kenosha Bradford/Reuther

No. 13 Racine Horlick at No. 4 Muskego

No. 14 Milwaukee Reagan at No. 3 Kenosha Indian Trail

No. 11 South Milwaukee at No. 6 Waterford

No. 10 Greenfield at No. 7 Greendale

No. 15 Racine Park at No. 2 Franklin

Regional Finals

Saturday, Oct. 26

Racine Case-Oak Creek winner at No. 1 Union Grove

Sectional 8

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, Oct. 24

No. 9 West Allis Hale at No. 8 West Allis Central

No. 12 Milwaukee Arts at No. 5 Waukesha South

No. 13 Milwaukee Hamilton at No. 4 Waukesha West

No. 14 Milwaukee Bradley Tech at No. 3 Mukwonago

No. 11 Milwaukee South at No. 6 Wauwatosa East

No. 10 Milwaukee Pulaski Co-op at No. 7 Waukesha North

No. 15 Milwaukee Washington Co-op at No. 2 Pewaukee

Regional Finals

Saturday, Oct. 26

West Allis Central-West Allis Hale winner at No. 1 Kettle Moraine

Division 2

Sectional 1

Regional Quarterfinals

Tuesday, Oct. 22

No. 9 Amery at No. 8 Prescott

No. 12 Northwestern at No. 5 Ashland

No. 13 Somerset at No. 4 St. Croix Central

No. 14 Hayward at No. 3 Altoona

No. 11 Barron at No. 6 Ellsworth

No. 10 Baldwin-Woodville at No. 7 Rice Lake

No. 9 Tomahawk at No. 8 Medford

No. 12 Lakeland at No. 5 Antigo

No. 13 Gale-Ettrick-Trempeleau at No. 4 West Salem

No. 14 Adams-Friendship at No. 3 Northland Pines

No. 11 Black River Falls at No. 6 Arcadia

No. 10 Sparta at No. 7 La Crosse Logan

No. 15 Rhinelander at No. 2 Mauston

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, Oct. 24

Prescott-Amery winner at No. 1 Osceola

Rice Lake-Baldwin-Woodville winner at No. 2 Bloomer

Medford-Tomahawk winner at No. 1 Mosinee

Sectional 2

Regional Quarterfinals

Tuesday, Oct. 22

No. 9 Wrightstown at No. 8 Oconto Falls

No. 12 Two Rivers at No. 5 Sturgeon Bay

No. 13 Green Bay West at No. 4 Freedom

No. 14 Marinette at No. 3 Green Bay Notre Dame

No. 11 Peshtigo at No. 6 Seymour

No. 10 Clintonville at No. 7 Shawano

No. 9 Chilton at No. 8 Waupaca

No. 12 North Fond du Lac at No. 5 Sheboygan Falls

No. 13 Ripon at No. 4 Little Chute

No. 14 New London at No. 3 Appleton Xavier

No. 11 Waupun at No. 6 Wautoma

No. 10 Berlin at No. 7 Plymouth

No. 15 Kiel at No. 2 Winneconne

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, Oct. 24

Oconto Falls-Wrightstown winner at No. 1 Luxemburg-Casco

Shawano-Clintonville winner at No. 2 Denmark

Chilton-Waupaca winner at No. 1 Fox Valley Lutheran

Sectional 3

Regional Quarterfinals

Tuesday, Oct. 22

No. 9 Lodi at No. 8 Richland Center

No. 12 Monroe at No. 5 River Valley

No. 13 Wisconsin Dells at No. 4 Mount Horeb

No. 14 Evansville at No. 3 Madison Edgewood

No. 11 Portage at No. 6 Sauk Prairie

No. 10 Prairie du Chien at No. 7 Dodgeville

No. 9 Campbellsport at No. 8 Edgerton

No. 12 Columbus at No. 5 Jefferson

No. 13 Beloit Turner at No. 4 Lake Mills

No. 14 Delavan-Darien at No. 3 East Troy

No. 11 Mayville at No. 6 Watertown Luther Prep

No. 10 Whitewater at No. 7 Big Foot

No. 15 Clinton at No. 2 Lakeside Lutheran

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, Oct. 24

Richland Center-Lodi winner at No. 1 Platteville

Dodgeville-Prairie du Chien winner at No. 2 McFarland

Edgerton-Campbellsport winner at No. 1 Lake Country Lutheran

Sectional 4

Regional Quarterfinals

Tuesday, Oct. 22

No. 9 Milwaukee School of Languages at No. 8 Port Washington

No. 12 Milwaukee Messmer at No. 5 Grafton

No. 13 Milwaukee Vincent at No. 4 Kewaskum

No. 14 Milwaukee Madison at No. 3 University School of Milwaukee

No. 11 Milwaukee Carmen Northwest at No. 6 Brown Deer

No. 10 Shorewood at No. 7 Milwaukee Lutheran

No. 9 Racine St. Catherine’s at No. 8 Cudahy

No. 12 Milwaukee Cristo Rey Jesuit at No. 5 New Berlin West

No. 13 Milwaukee Audubon at No. 4 Waukesha Catholic Memoriaol

No. 14 Milwaukee St. Anthony at No. 3 Whitnall

No. 11 St. Francis at No. 6 Greendale Martin Luther

No. 10 Milwaukee Veritas/Tenor at No. 7 New Berlin Eisenhower

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, Oct. 24

Port Washington-Milwaukee School of Languages winner at No. 1 Wisconsin Lutheran

Milwaukee Lutheran-Shorewood winner at No. 2 Kettle Moraine

Cudahy-St. Catherine’s winner at No. 1 Milwaukee St. Thomas More

New Berlin Eisenhower-Veritas/Tenor winner at No. 2 Milwaukee Pius XI Catholic

Division 3