WPIAL Approves All Class/Section Alignments
Oh boy! It's Christmas in January for Wolverine football fans and others!
The 2018-2019 WPIAL Football Class and Section Alignments have been approved approximately at 4:00PM today, including yours truly the EC Wolverines in Class 2A Section 2. WPIAL is also still in the process of approving other Fall sports in the meantime.
NOTE: Names of sections and playoff systems will be confirmed later throughout the month.
Here is what the classifications and sections will look like for the next two years:
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So as a result, Ellwood City will be in Section 2 of 2A classification, and...now the Riv-Ell Cup will have a little more meaning this time around!
Below is the approved Section 2 Class 2A Alignment with their 2017 Football Record:
- Ellwood City 2-7 (1-6) [3A]
- Freedom 5-6 (3-4) [2A]
- Mohawk 5-4 (4-3) [2A]
- Neshannock 6-5 (5-2) [2A]
- New Brighton 2-8 (0-7) [2A]
- Riverside 9-3 (6-1) [2A]
- Shenango 3-6 (3-5) [A]
- Western Beaver 6-5 (5-3) [A]
Below is a date list of when Ellwood City last played each team:
- Freedom - 2015
- Mohawk - 2015
- Neshannock - 2005
- New Brighton - 2015
- Riverside - 2015
- Shenango - Prior to 1997
- Western Beaver - Prior to 1997
More updates will be made when more information from WPIAL / PIAA is approved.