2017-18 Volleyball Playoffs
It came down to the final match of the season between two longtime rivals to secure the #1 seed out of Region II-AAAAA for the 2017 AAAAA Volleyball Playoffs. Mauldin defeated Hillcrest as the two split their season series with the Mavericks winning the tie-breaker. Mauldin grabs the #1 seed and opens the AAAAA playoffs on Thursday, October 19th at home vs Clover (#4). The winner of that match will meet the winner of #2 Spartanburg and #3 Woodmont in the second round. Also in this bracket, #2 Byrnes squares off with #3 JL Mann and the winner faces the winner of #1 Nation Ford and #4 Riverside. In the top part of the Upper State bracket, #2 Hillcrest hosts #3 Fort Mill. #3 seed Wade Hampton travels to #2 Rock Hill. AAAAA playoffs start October 19th. Check out the complete bracket at SCHSL.
Eastside is once again a region champion. The Eagles claim the #1 seed out of Region II-AAAA and will host #4 seed Wren. Eastside hopes to get a shot against Upstate power Pickens who is the #1 seed out of Region 1-AAAA. The Blue Flame open vs #4 seed Travelers Rest who earned their spot on the final day of the regular season with a win over Union County. Pickens and Eastside could be on a collision course to meet for a chance at the Upper State title game. In the lower half of the bracket, #2 seed Greenville hosts #3 Greer and #2 Blue Ridge welcomes #3 Daniel. AAAA playoffs begin October 19th. Complete SCHSL AAAA brackets can be found here.
The Class AAA playoffs begin a day earlier, Wednesday, October 18th. #4 Southside travels to #1 Camden.
Posted: 10/18/2017 | Author: Jeff Hoffman