//comScore:

Seminole replaces Palm Harbor University in PCAC title game

Search

Twitter



MORE from our HomeTeam writers.

More Video

HomeTeam Hot Shots
Vote for the top male and female athletes from the bay area
Hannah Brookover, cross country, Calvary Christian
Abbey Duncan, swimming, Academy at the Lakes
Taylor Emery, basketball, Freedom
Bailey Hertenstein, cross country, Riverview
Amelia Schmit, cross country, Nature Coast
Zoi Thompson, basketball, Northeast
Donald Davis, basketball, Tarpon Springs
Ryan Davis, football, Lakewood
Dayton Feiden, football, Sunlake
Kevin Newman, football, Jesuit
DJ Ward, basketball, Wiregrass Ranch
James Zentmeyer, cross country, Sickles
 

Facebook

 
 

Wed. January 13, 2010 | Bryan Burns

Seminole will represent the North County in Friday's PCAC girls soccer championship game at St. Petersburg instead of Palm Harbor University according to Warhawks' coach Steve Kuplicki and confirmed by Hurricanes' coach John Planamenta.

Up until Wednesday afternoon, it was believed PHU would face the Green Devils in the county's public school conference championship, but a review of the tiebreaker procedure by county athletic director Nick Grasso resulted in Grasso awarding the North County title to Seminole.

The confusion stemmed from Seminole's two games against East Lake during the regular season. Initially, it was thought Seminole's first game against the Eagles, a 2-2 tie on Nov. 18, would count toward the Warhawks' conference record, but later it was determined that the Warhawks' second matchup with East Lake, a 3-2 victory on Jan. 5, would be the deciding game.

Under the new ruling, Seminole and Palm Harbor University both finished 6-0-1 in the conference. The Warhawks won the tiebreaker because they tied the Hurricanes on the Hurricanes' home field during the regular season.

Seminole is the defending PCAC champion and has won two of the past three titles. The championship game is set for 7 p.m. at St. Petersburg.

As the No. 2 seed from the north, PHU will travel to South County No. 2 Osceola on Friday as part of the PCAC Challenge.

Comments

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours
Loading...