LHSAA Announces Championships Schedule, Divisions
The Louisiana High School Athletic Association has officially added four more state championship games, bringing to nine the number of state champions that will be crowned.
Member schools voted to separate non-select (mostly public) schools from selected (mostly non-public), necessitating more title games.
With the watered down version, here's who will make the playoffs
NON SELECT CLASS 5A: 32 of 52 teams. CLASS 4A: 32 of 49 teams. CLASS 3A: 32 of 52 teams. CLASS 2A: 32 of 39 teams. CLASS 1A: 27 of 27 teams.
SELECT: Division I (Class 5A schools) 10 of 10 teams Division II (Class 4A and 3A schools: 16 of 17 schools Division III (Class 2A schools): 15 of 15 schools Divison IV (Class 1A schools): 30 of 30 schools
Championship games are tentatively set as follows:
Thursday, Dec. 12 Division III (12:30), Divison II (4:30), Division I (8:30)
Friday Dec. 13: Class 3A (12:30), Class 2A (4:30), Class 1A (8:30)
Saturday, Dec. 14: Division IV (12:00), Class 4A (4:00), Class 5A (8:00)