Caravel and Newark Charter earned the top 2 seeds for the 2017 DIAA Division 2 Girls Soccer Tournament that begins with opening round action.
Those two teams join Indian River and Ursuline in earning byes into next week’s quarterfinals.
The bottom 8 seeds will play in the 1st round on Saturday, with doubleheaders at Milford and Caravel both beginning at 11am. Tower Hill and Friends met twice in the regular season, playing to a 2-2 tie before Tower Hill claimed a 3-0 win a week later.
The winners will advance to quarterfinal action that will take place either Wednesday or Thursday, depending on site availability with boys lacrosse, girls lacrosse, and two girls soccer tournaments all taking place concurrently.
1st Round – Saturday, May 20
No. 7 DMA (9-5-1) vs. No. 10 Lake Forest (7-7) – at Milford – 11am
No. 5 Delmar (10-4) vs. No. 12 St. Elizabeth (8-7) – at Milford – 1pm
No. 8 Archmere (9-5-1) vs. No. 9 St. Georges (9-4-2) – at Caravel – 11am
No. 6 Tower Hill (11-2-1) vs. No. 11 Friends (7-6-1) – at Caravel – 1pm
Quarterfinals – Wednesday/Thursday, May 24/25
(Sites/Times to be determined after the 1st Round)
Archmere/St. Georges vs. No. 1 Caravel (12-3)
DMA/Lake Forest vs. No. 2 Newark Charter (13-2)
Tower Hill/Friends vs. No. 3 Indian River (14-1)
Delmar/St. Elizabeth vs. No. 4 Ursuline (11-4)
Semifinals – Wednesday, May 31
Caravel winner vs. Ursuline winner
Newark Charter winner vs. Indian River winner
Finals – Friday/Saturday, June 2/3