The pairings are set for the Section Quarterfinals to begin on Friday, 10/24. Click on the links above to view the brackets for each classification. Additional game dates, times, sites, and results will be posted throughout the tournament as they become available courtesy of County Sports Zone (CSZ).
In the event of inclement weather, the rain date for the Section Quarterfinals is the very next day on Saturday, 10/25. Teams winning their Section Quarterfinal contests will move on to the Section Semifinals on Tuesday, 10/28. Schools that win their Section Semifinal game are required to submit online team entries by 4 PM on Wednesday, 10/29. Note that NO PHOTOS are required this year!
Remaining rounds of the region tournament are scheduled as follows: Section Finals on Friday, 10/31 and Region Finals on Tuesday, 11/4. The sixteen region champions will move on to compete in the State Semifinals on Friday, 11/7 or Saturday, 11/8. Four sites will host both the boys and girls games in each classification. North County HS will host the Class 1A games, Bel Air HS will host the Class 2A games, CCBC/Essex will host the Class 3A games, and Richard Montgomery HS will be the Class 4A venue. The precise game schedule will be determined following the region finals. Nightmare Graphics will be selling State Championship merchandise ONLY at the semifinals due to contractual agreements in place at Loyola University for the Finals. The names of all of the players on the semifinal teams will be on the back of the clothing. Pre-order information will be sent to each of the participating schools following the region finals. Please note that only unsold merchandise will be made available for sale online after the Finals.
A trip to Loyola University's Ridley Athletic Complex in Baltimore and the State Finals on Thursday, 11/13 through Saturday, 11/15 awaits the victors of the state semifinal games. Games will be scheduled in combination with the girls with two games each on Thursday and Friday and four games on Saturday. Weekday game times are 5 PM and 7:30 PM while Saturday game times are 12 PM, 2:30 PM, 5 PM, and 7:30 PM. Tickets will be sold on site each day of the Finals, beginning two hours prior to the first game time, and may be purchased online in advance. For this event only, online tickets can only be purchased through Loyola University's Ticketmaster account. A $2.50 convenience charge will be added to the cost of each ticket for this service. We also recommend reviewing the Soccer "Fan Focus" for directions and additional information that may help make your visit to the State Championships more enjoyable. In addition, each state final game will be video-streamed live on the internet for a fee on the MPSSAA Network. Unlimited free viewing and DVD purchases will be available, under normal circumstances, within days of the original contest on the MPSSAA Network. Hope to see you there!