Team tennis tourney starts today

June 9th, 2015 9:09 pm

First Posted: 5/1/2014

Six Wyoming Valley Conference teams are among the 14 schools entered in the District 2 Boys Team Tennis Championships, which open today with Class 3A play.

Unbeaten Wyoming Seminary (12-0) is the top seed in Class 2A and will meet the winner of the Dunmore/Valley View matchup Tuesday at Kirby Park in the 2A semifinals. Dallas (7-4) enters the tourney as the No. 6 seed and will travel to No. 3 seed Berwick (8-2) for a quarterfinal Monday. The winner will play at Kirby Park on Tuesday against No. 2 Scranton Prep (13-1).

The 3A tournament is a subregional with District 4. Pittston Area (6-5) will host Wyoming Valley West (6-5) in opening round action Friday. The winner will advance to play No. 3 seed Delaware Valley in Monday’s quarterfinals.

Hazleton Area (10-1) is the No. 2 seed in the tournament. The Cougars await the winner of Monday’s match at Delaware Valley for a semifinal Tuesday at Kirby Park. Abington Heights (14-0) is the No. 1 seed and will face one of Williamsport, Wallenpaupack or North Pocono (all 9-5) in the other semifinal.




Friday, May 2

North Pocono (9-5) at Wallenpaupack (9-5), 4 p.m.

Wyoming Valley West (6-5) at Pittston Area (6-5), 4 p.m.

Monday, May 5

Pittston Area/Wyoming Valley West winner at Delaware Valley (12-2), 3 p.m.

Williamsport vs. Wallenpaupack/North Pocono winner, site TBA, 4 p.m.

Tuesday, May 6

At Kirby Park

Williamsport/Wallenpaupack/North Pocono winner vs. Abington Heights (14-0), 11 a.m.

Pittston Area/Wyoming Valley West/Delaware Valley winner vs. Hazleton Area (10-1), 11 a.m.

Championship, 2 p.m.


Monday, May 5

Dunmore (8-5) at Valley View (10-4), 4 p.m.

Dallas (7-4) at Berwick (8-2), 4:15 p.m.

Tuesday, May 6

At Kirby Park

Dunmore/Valley View winner vs. Wyoming Seminary (12-0), 12:30 p.m.

Dallas/Berwick winner vs. Scranton Prep (13-1), 12:30 p.m.

Championship, 3 p.m.