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Girls Soccer Playoff Capsule

Game: #13 Serra Catholic (5-5-1) vs. #4 Bishop Canevin (11-0-2),
WPIAL Class A First Round Playoff.

When: Saturday, October 24, 1 PM

Where: Peters Township High School

What’s at stake: The winner advances to the WPIAL Class A Quarterfinals on Wednesday, October 28 at 6:30 pm. They will face the winner of Saturday’s gamebetween 5 th seeded Sewickley Academy and #12 seed South Side Beaver. The location of the game will be announced on Monday, October 26.

The Bishop Canevin Girls Soccer Team will begin their 2020 playoff run Saturday afternoon against the Serra Catholic Eagles at Peters Township High School.   Game time is scheduled for 1 PM. BC was awarded the #4 seed in the WPIAL Class A Playoffs.

The Crusaders finished the regular season with a 11-0-2 overall record.  BC was 10-0-2 in Section 4-A to win their first section championship since 2013.  This is Canevin’s fifth straight
playoff appearance. Last year BC defeated McGuffey 2-1 in overtime to advance past the First Round, they were eliminated by Freedom 6-0 in the Quarterfinals.

Serra Catholic finished in 4th place in Section 1-A with a 4-4-1 section record and a 5-5-1 record overall.  This is the Eagles’ sixth straight playoff appearance. Last year they defeated South Side Beaver 1-0 in the First Round of the playoffs before being eliminated by Bentworth 3-1 in the
Quarterfinals.

The Crusaders and Eagles faced each other in a scrimmage on August 31. Bishop Canevin won 3-2 on two goals from Ainsley Smith, one on a penalty kick, and a goal from Lauren Kirsch.

Media Coverage: At this time, there is no scheduled live coverage of this game.

Tickets: Tickets will be available at the gate. All tickets are general admission and will cost $7 each. Ticket prices are set by the WPIAL.