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 Sunday, Nov. 2, at 8:30 a.m. at Lower Dauphin HS in Hummelstown.

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2014-2015 DISTRICT III M&T BANK CHAMPIONSHIPS

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 IS $7 FOR ADULTS AND $5 FOR STUDENTS. ALL TICKETS ARE $6 FOR BASKETBALL GAMES AT GIANT CENTER.

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

COMPETITIVE SPIRIT
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK COMPETITIVE SPIRIT CHAMPIONSHIP – MEMO
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK COMPETITIVE SPIRIT CHAMPIONSHIP – ENTRY FORM
CHAMPIONSHIP:  SATURDAY, DEC. 13 AT CENTRAL DAUPHIN EAST HS

CROSS-COUNTRY
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK CROSS-COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
CHAMPIONSHIPS:  WEDNESDAY, OCT. 22 AT PARKVIEW CROSS-COUNTRY COURSE, HERSHEY

FIELD HOCKEY
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK FIELD HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO

FIELD HOCKEY POWER RANKINGS (both classes)

POWER RANKING DEADLINE:  WEDNESDAY, OCT. 15
CHAMPIONSHIPS BEGIN:   SATURDAY, OCT. 18
CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS:  SATURDAY, NOV. 1 AT HENRY HERSHEY FIELD, MILTON HERSHEY SCHOOL

FOOTBALL
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
POWER RANKING DEADLINE:  SATURDAY, NOV. 1
CHAMPIONSHIPS BEGIN:  FRIDAY, NOV. 7
CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS:  SATURDAY, NOV. 22, CLASS AA AND CLASS A AT HERSHEYPARK STADIUM   …   FRIDAY, NOV. 28, CLASS AAA AT HERSHEYPARK STADIUM   …   SATURDAY, NOV. 29, CLASS AAAA AT HERSHEYPARK STADIUM

GOLF
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK BOYS GOLF INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK GIRLS GOLF INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK TEAM GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS:  TUESDAY, SEPT. 30 AT BRIARWOOD EAST GOLF COURSE, YORK
INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONSHIPS:  FRIDAY, OCT. 3 and SATURDAY, OCT. 4 AT BRIARWOOD GOLF COURSE (BOYS AT EAST COURSE, GIRLS AT WEST COURSE)

SOCCER
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO

CLASS AAA BOYS SOCCER POWER RANKINGS
CLASS AA BOYS SOCCER POWER RANKINGS
CLASS A BOYS SOCCER POWER RANKINGS

CLASS AAA GIRLS SOCCER POWER RANKINGS
CLASS AA GIRLS SOCCER POWER RANKINGS
CLASS A GIRLS SOCCER POWER RANKINGS

POWER RANKING DEADLINE:  WEDNESDAY, OCT. 15
CHAMPIONSHIPS BEGIN:  FRIDAY, OCT. 17 and SATURDAY, OCT. 18
CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS:  THURSDAY, OCT. 30 AT HERSHEYPARK STADIUM (CLASS A GIRLS & CLASS AA BOYS)    …   SATURDAY, NOV. 1 AT HERSHEYPARK STADIUM (CLASS AA GIRLS, CLASS A BOYS, CLASS AAAA GIRLS, CLASS AAAA BOYS)

TENNIS, GIRLS
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK GIRLS’ TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO

CLASS AAA GIRLS TENNIS POWER RANKINGS (2nd set)
CLASS AA GIRLS TENNIS POWER RANKINGS (2nd set)

POWER RANKING DEADLINE:  WEDNESDAY, OCT. 1
TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS BEGIN:  THURSDAY, OCT. 9
TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS:  WEDNESDAY, OCT. 15 AT HERSHEY RACQUET CLUB
SINGLES CHAMPIONSHIPS BEGIN:  SATURDAY, OCT. 11
SINGLES CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS:  MONDAY, OCT. 13 AT HERSHEY RACQUET CLUB
DOUBLES CHAMPIONSHIPS BEGIN:  FRIDAY, OCT. 17
DOUBLES CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS:  SATURDAY, OCT. 18 AT HERSHEY RACQUET CLUB

VOLLEYBALL, GIRLS
2014-2015 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK GIRLS VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO

CLASS AAA GIRLS VOLLEYBALL POWER RANKINGS
CLASS AA GIRLS VOLLEYBALL POWER RANKINGS
CLASS A GIRLS VOLLEYBALL POWER RANKINGS

POWER RANKING DEADLINE:  FRIDAY, OCT. 17
CHAMPIONSHIPS BEGIN:  THURSDAY, OCT. 23
CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS:  SATURDAY, NOV. 1 AT DALLASTOWN AREA HS
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2013-2014 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK CHAMPIONSHIPS

FOR ALL 2013-2014 CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS, PLEASE VISIT THE 2013-2014 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK CHAMPIONSHIPS PAGE OR VISIT EACH SPORTS SPECIFIC PAGE.

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PIAA CLASSIFICATIONS FOR 2014-2015 and 2015-2016

PIAA has released the statewide enrollment parameters and the classifications by school and sports for member schools for the 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 school years.  The parameters and the classifications may be accessed by clicking the link below. 

PIAA 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 ENROLLMENT CLASSIFICATION PARAMETERS

PIAA 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 CLASSIFICATIONS BY SCHOOL AND BY SPORT (District 3 will post District 3 reports only as soon as possible)

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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:   Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014 at Lower Dauphin HS, Hummelstown, 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)

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