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.

 

The PIAA District III Committee will meet Wednesday, June 8, at PIAA Headquarters, Mechanicsburg, 10:30 a.m.

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The Fan Page is now open for 2015-2016 Spring Sports Power Rankings.  Click here:  FAN PAGE

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PIAA DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK 2015-2016 CHAMPIONSHIPS
SPRING SPORTS

BASEBALL
2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – REGULATIONS
POWER RANKING DEADLINE:  GAMES PLAYED ON OR BEFORE WEDNESDAY, MAY 18
MONDAY, MAY 23:  OPENING ROUND FOR ALL CLASSES
THURSDAY, MAY 26:  QUARTERFINALS FOR AAAA, AAA & AA, SEMIFINALS FOR A
TUESDAY, MAY 31:  SEMIFINALS FOR AAAA, AAAA & AA
THURSDAY, JUNE 2:  CHAMPIONSHIPS FOR ALL CLASSES AT PEOPLESBANK PARK IN YORK AND FIRST ENERGY STADIUM IN READING
PIAA QUALIFIERS: AAAA (3), AAA (4), AA (2) & A (1)

LACROSSE
2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK LACROSSE CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
POWER RANKING DEADLINE:  WEDNESDAY, MAY 11
TUESDAY, MAY 17:  FIRST ROUND
THURSDAY, MAY 19:  QUARTERFINALS
TUESDAY, MAY 24:  SEMIFINALS
THURSDAY, MAY 26:  CHAMPIONSHIPS AT HERSHEYPARK STADIUM
PIAA QUALIFIERS:  BOYS (3), GIRLS (3)

SOFTBALL
2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS BRACKETS (blank)
POWER RANKING DEADLINE:  WEDNESDAY, MAY 18
TUESDAY, MAY 24:  FIRST ROUND FOR AAAA, AAA & AA
THURSDAY, MAY 26:  QUARTERFINALS FOR AAAA, AAA & AA; SEMIFINALS FOR A
TUESDAY, MAY 31:  SEMIFINALS FOR AAAA, AAA & AA; CLASS A CHAMPIONSHIP AT SITE TBD
THURSDAY, JUNE 2:  CHAMPIONSHIPS FOR AAAA, AAA AND AA AT SITES TBD
PIAA QUALIFIERS:  AAAA (4), AAA (3), AA (2) & A (1)

TENNIS, BOYS
2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK CLASS AAA BOYS TENNIS SINGLES CHAMPIONSHIP
2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK CLASS AA BOYS TENNIS SINGLES CHAMPIONSHIP

2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK CLASS AAA BOYS TEAM TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP BRACKET
2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK CLASS AA BOYS TEAM TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP BRACKET

2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 FINAL OFFICIAL CLASS AAA BOYS TENNIS POWER RANKINGS
2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 FINAL OFFICIAL CLASS AA BOYS TENNIS POWER RANKINGS
NOTE:  The power rankings linked above are the official boys’ tennis power rankings.  The rankings on the Fan Page are not official.

2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK BOYS TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP – INDEPENDENT QUALIFIER
2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK BOYS TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS – MEMO
ALL MATCHES AT HERSHEY RACQUET CLUB
THURSDAY, MAY 5:  AAA TEAM FIRST ROUND
FRIDAY, MAY 6:  AA TEAM QUARTERFINALS
SATURDAY, MAY 7:  AAA & AA SINGLES FIRST ROUND AND QUARTERFINALS
MONDAY, MAY 9:  AAA & AA SINGLES SEMIFINALS AND CHAMPIONSHIPS
TUESDAY, MAY 10:  AAA TEAM QUARTERFINALS
WEDNESDAY, MAY 11:  AAA & AA TEAM SEMIFINALS
THURSDAY, MAY 12:  AAA & AA TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
FRIDAY, MAY 13:  AAA & AA DOUBLES FIRST ROUND AND QUARTERFINALS
SATURDAY, MAY 14:  AAA & AA DOUBLES SEMIFINALS AND CHAMPIONSHIPS
PIAA QUALIFIERS:  AAA (3), AA (3) IN TEAM, SINGLES AND DOUBLES

TRACK & FIELD
2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS – SCHEDULE
2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS – QUALIFYING STANDARDS
FRIDAY, MAY 20 and SATURDAY, MAY 21:  CHAMPIONSHIPS AT SETH GROVE STADIUM, SHIPPENSBURG UNIVERSITY

VOLLEYBALL, BOYS
2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK BOYS VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIP – MEMO
POWER RANKING DEADLINE:  FRIDAY, MAY 13
THURSDAY, MAY 19:  FIRST ROUND MATCHES (BOTH CLASSES)
MONDAY, MAY 23:  QUARTERFINAL MATCHES (BOTH CLASSES)
WEDNESDAY, MAY 25:  SEMIFINAL MATCHES (BOTH CLASSES)
FRIDAY, MAY 27:  CHAMPIONSHIP MATCHES (BOTH CLASSES) AT DALLASTOWN AREA HS. THIRD-PLACE MATCHES AT PENN MANOR HS
PIAA QUALIFIERS: CLASS AAA (4), CLASS AA (4)

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2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 FALL & WINTER SPORTS

FOR ALL DISTRICT 3 M&T BANK FALL & WINTER SPORTS CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS AND INFORMATION, PLEASE VISIT EACH SPORT’S WEBPAGE USING THE SPORTS LINK ON THE NAVIGATION BAR ABOVE.

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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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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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2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 POWER RATING EXPLANATION

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2015-2016 DISTRICT 3 MEDIA RIGHTS FEES SCHEDULE

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DISTRICT 3 POLICY MANUAL

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PREVIOUS 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