High School - Boys Varsity Basketball PIAA Playoff Game (First Round)
- High School - Boys Varsity Basketball PIAA Playoff Game (First Round)
- 3/8/2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
- Greensburg Salem High School
Mars Area High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team will take on the Milton Hershey Spartans in the first round of the 2019 PIAA Class 5A Boys Basketball Championship at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 8, at Greensburg Salem High School (Greensburg, Pa.).
The Fightin’ Planets tamed the Moon Area Tigers 58-56 in the final game of the 2018-2019 WPIAL Class 5A Boys Basketball Championship on March 1, earning the team’s second consecutive WPIAL Title.
The team corralled the Chartiers Valley Colts 53-44 in the WPIAL semifinals on Feb. 26; and trounced the Shaler Area Titans 74-52 in the WPIAL quarterfinals on Feb. 22. The Planets ended the 2018-2019 regular season with an overall record of 21-1 and remained undefeated (14-0) in section play, earning Section 3-5A title.
Tickets for all PIAA games are $6 for adults and $3 for students and are available for purchase from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Mars Area High School’s Athletic Office. (Note: No student tickets will be sold at the gate.)
For more information, call (724) 625-9380 or visit www.piaa.org.