OHSAA releases volleyball and soccer state tournament pairings


The Ohio High School Athletic Association will conduct state tournaments this weekend in volleyball, girls soccer and boys soccer. The volleyball state tournament begins Thursday at the Nutter Center at Wright State University in Dayton. The soccer state semifinals are mid-week around Ohio, with the winners advancing to the state championship games at MAPFRE Stadium in Columbus Friday (girls) and Saturday (boys).

2017 OHSAA Volleyball State Tournament Pairings

Home team listed first. All games at Nutter Center, Wright State University, Dayton.

Division I

No. 10 Massillon Jackson (25-1) vs. No. 6 Cleveland St. Joseph Academy (24-3), Thurs., noon

No. 4 Dublin Coffman (25-2) vs. No. 1 Cincinnati Ursuline Academy (26-1), Thurs., 2 p.m.

State Final: Sat., 11 a.m.

Division IV

No. 6 New Washington Buckeye Central (26-1) vs. No. 1 New Bremen (26-1), Thurs., 4 p.m.

No. 19 Louisville St. Thomas Aquinas (22-3) vs. Lancaster Fairfield Christian (25-3), Thurs., 6 p.m.

State Final: Sat., 1 p.m.

Division III

No. 4 Independence (26-1) vs. No. 1 Coldwater (27-1), Fri., noon

No. 9 Versailles (22-6) vs. No. 2 Zoarville Tuscarawas Valley (28-0), Fri., 2 p.m.

State Final: Sat., 3 p.m.

Division II

No. 12 Mentor Lake Catholic (16-11) vs. No. 1 Parma Padua Franciscan (23-4), Fri., 4 p.m.

No. 7 Sunbury Big Walnut (24-3) vs. No. 2 Kettering Archbishop Alter (21-6), Fri., 6 p.m.

State Final: Sat., 5 p.m.

2017 OHSAA Boys Soccer State Tournament Pairings

Home Team Listed First. State championship games are Saturday at MAPFRE Stadium at 1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Division I

No. 9 Cleveland St. Ignatius (15-3-2) vs. Medina (15-1-5) at Nordonia High School, Wed., 7 p.m.

No. 3 Dublin Coffman (18-1-2) vs. No. 2 Beavercreek (20-0-2) at London High School, Wed., 7 p.m.

Division I State Championship: Sat., at MAPFRE Stadium, TBA

Division II

Aurora (14-3-4) vs. Bay Village Bay (14-4-1) at Strongsville High School, Wed., 7 p.m.

No. 1 Columbus St. Francis DeSales (20-0-1) vs. No. 5 Kettering Archbishop Alter (17-2-3) at Springfield High School, Wed., 7 p.m.

Division II State Championship: Sat., at MAPFRE Stadium, TBA

Division III

Kidron Central Christian (15-4-2) vs. No. 3 Toledo Ottawa Hills (19-0-2) at Clyde High School, Wed., 7 p.m.

No. 2 Columbus Grandview Heights (17-0-4) vs. No. 1 Cincinnati Summit Country Day (16-3-2) at Xenia High School, Wed., 7 p.m.

Division I State Championship: Sat., at MAPFRE Stadium, TBA

2017 OHSAA Girls Soccer State Tournament Pairings

Home Team Listed First. State championship games are Saturday at MAPFRE Stadium at 1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Division I

No. 10 Massillon Jackson (17-2-2) vs. No. 7 Perrysburg (16-2-3) at Sandusky High School, Tues., 7 p.m.

Powell Olentangy Liberty (13-5-3) vs. No. 2 Loveland (20-1-0) at Centerville Alumni Stadium, Tues., 7 p.m.

Division I State Championship: Fri., at MAPFRE Stadium, TBA

Division II

Mentor Lake Catholic (17-3-1) vs. No. 6 Mansfield Madison (21-1-0) at Brecksville-Broadview Heights, Tues., 7 p.m.

Sunbury Big Walnut (16-2-4) vs. No. 1 Cincinnati Indian Hill (20-0-1) at Kettering Fairmont High School, Tues., 7 p.m.

Division II State Championship: Fri., at MAPFRE Stadium, TBA

Division III

No. 9 Kirtland (14-4-3) vs. Findlay Liberty-Benton (16-3-2) at Perkins High School, Tues., 7 p.m.

No. 5 Columbus Grandview Heights (18-1-2) vs. No. 1 Cincinnati Summit Country Day (20-1-0) at Beavercreek High School, Tues., 7 p.m.

Division III State Championship: Fri., at MAPFRE Stadium, TBA