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 11, at Hershey Country Club, Hershey, 9 a.m. (annual meeting). The Committee’s business meeting will follow the annual meeting.

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FAIRFIELD’S JOSH LONG IS HONORED WITH 2017 THE KIND SNACK FOODS PIAA SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD

Josh Long, a senior at Fairfield Area High School, was honored with the 2017 KIND Snack Foods PIAA Sportsmanship Award during halftime of the PIAA Class 6A Boys Basketball Championship game at Giant Center on Saturday, March 25.  Josh was selected from among several athletes nominated for the award, which honors two PIAA student-athletes who have displayed outstanding sportsmanship.  To read the details of Josh’s extraordinary acts of kindness and sportsmanship with fellow cross-country runner and cancer patient Tommy Laudani of Delone Catholic, please click here.

Fairfield’s Josh Long with his KIND Snack Foods PIAA Sportsmanship Award

 

2017 SPRING SPORTS POWER RANKINGS VIA FAN PAGE

2016-2017 DISTRICT III POWER RANKING MATHEMATICAL EXPLANATION
DISTRICT III POWER RANKINGS FAQ
2016-2017 PIAA DISTRICT III TEAM SPORTS QUALIFIERS

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PIAA DISTRICT III M&T BANK 2016-2017 SPRING CHAMPIONSHIPS

BASEBALL

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO

2015-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – REGULATIONS

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – BLANK BRACKETS

PIAA PITCH COUNT POLICY

LACROSSE

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK LACROSSE CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO (REVISED 4-11-17)

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK CLASS 3A BOYS LACROSSE CHAMPIONSHIP – BLANK BRACKET

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK CLASS 3A GIRLS LACROSSE CHAMPIONSHIP – BLANK BRACKET

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK CLASS 2A BOYS LACROSSE CHAMPIONSHIP – BLANK BRACKET (REVISED 4-11-17)

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK CLASS 2A GIRLS LACROSSE CHAMPIONSHIP – BLANK BRACKET

SOFTBALL

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – PLAYOFF CALENDAR

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – BLANK BRACKETS

TENNIS, BOYS

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK BOYS TEAM TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP – MEMO

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK CLASS 3A BOYS TEAM TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP – BLANK BRACKET

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK CLASS 2A BOYS TEAM TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP – BLANK BRACKET

TRACK AND FIELD

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS – QUALIFYING GUIDELINES

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS – TIME SCHEDULE

VOLLEYBALL, BOYS

2016-2017 DISTRICT III M&T BANK BOYS VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO AND BLANK BRACKETS– – –

PIAA DISTRICT III M&T BANK 2016-2017 WINTER CHAMPIONSHIPS

For complete District III M&T Bank Winter Championships results and information, please visit each specific sports page.

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PIAA DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK 2016-2017 FALL CHAMPIONSHIPS

For complete District III M&T Bank Fall Championships results and information, please visit each specific sports page.

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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.

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The PIAA Board of Directors approved a new pitching restriction policy to be implemented in the upcoming baseball season.  Click the link below for details.

PIAA PITCH COUNT POLICY

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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 THROUGH 2020-2021 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 2016-2017 school year with annual option years through the 2020-2021 school year. The sponsorship 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 SIGNING

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 prior to the signing ceremony for the new contract at the District 3 Annual Meeting on April 19, 2016, at Hershey Country Club. The new contract takes effect for the 2016-2017 school year. The principals involved were, from left, Gail D’Angelo, M&T Bank’s Charitable Trust administrator; Joe Crosswhite, M&T Bank Regional Vice-President; Ron Kennedy, District 3 chairman; Steve Foreman, M&T Bank Group Vice-President and John Eyster, M&T Bank Administrative Vice-President.
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2016-2017 DISTRICT III POWER RANKINGS MATHEMATICAL EXPLANATION

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DISTRICT III MEDIA RIGHTS FEES (updated 2-27-17)

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PREVIOUS CHAMPIONSHIPS

2015-2016 CHAMPIONSHIPS
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