General Information

Lou Pacchioli, District One Football Chairperson

SEED MEETING: Sunday, October 29. 2017 - 10am at North Penn HS.

This Meeting is open to all coaches.  Football Steering Committee Members along with team qualifying for the playoffs must attend.

HOST ATHLETIC DIRECTORS MEETING: Tuesday, October 31, 2017 – 10am at MCIU 23.

Meeting is for all ADs hosting playoff games. Tickets and game balls will be distributed. Playoff Handbook will be discussed. 

Preliminary Power Ratings will be posted halfway through the season. Due to possible incomplete information from some teams, ratings are not official until 24 hours after the seeding meeting.

D1 FOOTBALL HANDBOOK 

 

 2017 Football Playoff Model

1A - 3 D1 Teams / 2 Teams Qualify for PIAA Play-in game / D1 winner plays D2 winner 

2A - 2 D1 Teams / 1 or 2 D1 Teams Qualify to Regional Playoff with D12 / Winner advances to PIAA Playoffs

3A - 3 D1 Teams / 1 or 2 D1 Teams Qualify to Regional Playoff with D12 / Winner advances to PIAA Playoffs

4A - 6 D1 Teams / 4 Teams Qualify for D1 Playoffs / D1 Champion advances to PIAA Playoffs 

5A - 26 D1 Teams / 16 Teams Qualify for D1 Playoffs / D1 Champion advances to PIAA Playoffs

6A -  33 D1 Teams / 16 Teams Qualify for D1 Playoffs / D1 Champion advances to PIAA Playoffs

All D1 Playoff Games, including Championship game, to be Played at Higher Seed.

2017 Football Playoff Dates

1A

Nov 3-4 - D1 Playoff

Nov 10-11 - PIAA Playoff at D1

Nov 17-18 - PIAA Playoffs

Nov 24-25 - PIAA Playoffs

Dec 1 - PIAA 1A Semifinal

Dec 7-8-9 - PIAA 1A Championships

2A

Nov 3-4 - D1.D12 Regional Semifinal

Nov 10-11 - D1.D12 Regional Final

Nov 17-18 - PIAA Playoffs

Nov 23-24 - PIAA Playoffs

Dec 1-2 - PIAA 2A Semifinal

Dec 7-8-9 - PIAA 2A Championships

3A

Nov 3-4 - BYE 

Nov 10-11 - D1.D12 Regional Semifinal

Nov 17-18 - D1.D12 Regional Final

Nov 24-24 - PIAA Playoffs

Dec 1-2 - PIAA 3A Semifinal

Dec 7-8-9 - PIAA 3A Championships

 

 

4A

Nov 3-4 - District Semifinal

Nov 10-11 - District Final

Nov 17-18 - PIAA Playoffs

Nov 23-24 - PIAA Playoffs

Dec 1-2 - PIAA 4A Semifinal

Dec 7-8-9 - PIAA 4A Championship

5A 

Nov 3-4 - D1 1st Round 

Nov 10-11 - D1 Quarterfinals

Nov 17-18 - D1 Semifinals

Nov 24-25 - D1 Championship

Dec 1-2 - PIAA 5A Semifinal 

Dec 7-8-9 - PIAA 5A Championships

6A 

Nov 3-4 - D1 1st Round 

Nov 10-11 - D1 Quarterfinals

Nov 17-18 - D1 Semifinals

Nov 24-25 - D1 Championship

Dec 1-2 - PIAA 6A Semifinal

Dec 7-8-9 - PIAA 6A Championships