NEWS AND INFORMATION

Welcome to the PIAA District III Website. Please note our web address:  www.piaadistrict3.org.
PIAA District III serves the athletic needs and administration of public and private high schools in the following counties:  Adams, Berks, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Perry and York.
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The PIAA District III Committee will meet Tuesday, April 14, at 8:30 a.m. at the Hershey Country Club, Hershey (annual business meeting).

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2014-2015 PIAA DISTRICT 3 CALENDAR

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PIAA DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK 2014-2015 CHAMPIONSHIPS
SPRING CHAMPIONSHIPS

BASEBALL
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – REGULATIONS
BASEBALL POWER RANKINGS DEADLINE:  GAMES PLAYED WEDNESDAY, MAY 13
CHAMPIONSHIP FIRST ROUND:  MONDAY, MAY 18 AT VARIOUS SITES
CHAMPIONSHIP QUARTERFINALS:  THURSDAY, MAY 21 AT SITES TBD
CHAMPIONSHIP SEMIFINALS:  TUESDAY, MAY 26 AT SITES TBD
CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS: THURSDAY, MAY 28 AT  SANTANDER STADIUM IN YORK AND METRO BANK PARK IN HARRISBURG

LACROSSE (BOYS AND GIRLS)
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK LACROSSE CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
LACROSSE POWER RANKINGS DEADLINE:  MATCHES PLAYED WEDNESDAY, MAY 6
CHAMPIONSHIP FIRST ROUND:  TUESDAY, MAY 12 AT VARIOUS SITES
CHAMPIONSHIP QUARTERFINALS:  THURSDAY, MAY 14 AT SITES TBD
CHAMPIONSHIP SEMIFINALS:  TUESDAY, MAY 19 AT SITES TBD
CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS:  THURSDAY, MAY 21 AT HERSHEYPARK STADIUM

SOFTBALL
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
SOFTBALL POWER RANKINGS DEADLINE:  GAMES PLAYED WEDNESDAY, MAY 13
CHAMPIONSHIP FIRST ROUND:  TUESDAY, MAY 19 AT VARIOUS SITES
CHAMPIONSHIP QUARTERFINALS:  THURSDAY, MAY 21 AT SITES TBD
CHAMPIONSHIP SEMIFINALS:  TUESDAY, MAY 26 AT SITES TBD
CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS:  THURSDAY, MAY 28 AT SITES TBD

TENNIS (BOYS)
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK BOYS’ TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK BOYS TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS – SCHOOL LIST
TENNIS POWER RANKINGS DEADLINE:  MATCHES PLAYED WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22

ALL CHAMPIONSHIP ROUNDS AT HERSHEY RACQUET CLUB
TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS SCHEDULE:
AAA FIRST ROUND – APRIL 30
AA QUARTERFINALS – MAY 1
AAA QUARTERFINALS – MAY 5
AAA & AA SEMIFINALS – MAY 6
AAA & AA CHAMPIONSHIPS – MAY 7

SINGLES CHAMPIONSHIPS SCHEDULE:
AAA & AA FIRST ROUND AND QUARTERFINALS – MAY 2
AAA & AA SEMIFINALS AND CHAMPIONSHIPS – MAY 4

DOUBLES CHAMPIONSHIPS SCHEDULE:
AAA & AA FIRST ROUND AND QUARTERFINALS – MAY 8
AAA & AA SEMIFINALS AND CHAMPIONSHIPS – MAY 9

TRACK AND FIELD (BOYS AND GIRLS)
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS – QUALIFYING STANDARDS
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS – TIME SCHEDULE
CHAMPIONSHIPS:  FRIDAY, MAY 15 and SATURDAY, MAY 16 AT SETH GROVE STADIUM, SHIPPENSBURG UNIVERSITY

VOLLEYBALL (BOYS)
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK BOYS VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
POWER RANKINGS DEADLINE:  MATCHES PLAYED FRIDAY, MAY 8
CHAMPIONSHIP FIRST ROUND:  THURSDAY, MAY 14 AT VARIOUS SITES
CHAMPIONSHIP QUARTERFINALS:  MONDAY, MAY 18 AT SITES TBD
CHAMPIONSHIP SEMIFINALS:  WEDNESDAY, MAY 20 AT SITES TBD
CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS:  FRIDAY, MAY 22 AT DALLASTOWN AREA HS
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PIAA DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK 2014-2015 CHAMPIONSHIPS
WINTER CHAMPIONSHIPS

ALL 2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK WINTER SPORTS CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS AND INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND ON THEIR RESPECTIVE SPORTS PAGE:  BASKETBALL, BOWLING, SWIMMING AND DIVING, WRESTLING

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TICKET PRICES FOR PIAA DISTRICT III CHAMPIONSHIP EVENTS ARE $6 FOR ADULTS AND $4 FOR STUDENTS.  CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF SIX ARE ADMITTED FREE OF CHARGE.  CERTAIN SPORTS HAVE DIFFERENT PRICE STRUCTURES.  THOSE DIFFERENCES WILL BE POSTED ON THE DISTRICT III WEBSITE.

THE WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP AT HERSHEYPARK ARENA IS $7 FOR ADULTS AND $5 FOR STUDENTS.

ALL TICKETS ARE $6 FOR BASKETBALL GAMES AT GIANT CENTER

ALL TICKETS ARE $6 FOR THE SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS AT CUMBERLAND VALLEY

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PIAA MIXED GENDER POLICY

On June 19, 2014, the PIAA Board of Directors adopted a policy that addresses sports in which both genders participate.  The policy resulted in specific rules regarding boys playing on traditional girls’ sports teams.  The policy is linked below:

PIAA MIXED GENDER POLICY

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DISTRICT 3 and M&T BANK RENEW TITLE SPONSOR PARTNERSHIP FOR 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR

PIAA District 3 and M&T Bank are pleased to continue M&T Bank’s sponsorship of the District 3 Championships.  M&T has committed to sponsorship of all of District 3’s championships in 16 sports in the 2014-2015 school year.  The agreement has two remaining option years. The sponsorship, the first of its kind for District 3, has been in place since April 17, 2012.  Since then, both M&T Bank and District 3 have actively promoted the bank’s sponsorship of District 3 championship events. For the original press release from M&T Bank announcing details, click here.

M&T PHOTO 2014
District 3 and M&T Bank proudly continue their partnership granting M&T Bank title sponsorship of PIAA District 3 championship events. This photo was taken following the announcement by M&T Bank on April 15, 2014, that the bank would continue its partnership with PIAA District 3 for the 2014-2015 school year. The announcement was made at Hershey Country Club.  The principals involved were, from left, Doug Bohannon, District 3 vice chairman; John Burleson, commercial manager of M&T Bank’s Harrisburg region; Joe Crosswhite, regional president of M&T Bank’s Southeast Region; and Ron Kennedy, PIAA District 3 chairman.
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NEXT DISTRICT 3 COMMITTEE MEETING:   Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at Hershey Country Club, Hershey, 8:30 a.m.

For the remaining 2014-2015 schedule of District 3 Committee meetings and minutes of past meetings, please click here

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2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 POWER RATING EXPLANATION

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DISTRICT 3 MEDIA RIGHTS FEES

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DISTRICT 3 POLICY MANUAL

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PREVIOUS CHAMPIONSHIPS

(DISTRICT 3 IS RESTORING THE CHAMPIONSHIP ARCHIVES AS SOON AS POSSIBLE)

2014-2015 CHAMPIONSHIPS
2013-2014 CHAMPIONSHIPS
2012-2013 CHAMPIONSHIPS
2011-2012 CHAMPIONSHIPS
2010-2011 CHAMPIONSHIPS
2009-2010 CHAMPIONSHIPS
2008-2009 CHAMPIONSHIPS
2007-2008 CHAMPIONSHIPS
2006-2007 CHAMPIONSHIPS
2005-2006 CHAMPIONSHIPS
2004-2005 CHAMPIONSHIPS
2003-2004 CHAMPIONSHIPS